Faces for Baby

by Yana Peel

Faces for Baby

Hardcover, 12 pages, Candlewick Pr, List Price: $21.99 | purchase

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Presents simple works of art featuring the human face from prominent contemporary artists, intended to visually stimulate babies and very young children.

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Critics' Lists: Summer 2013

Field Trip! 10 Books That Will Send Kids Exploring

It is well-known that babies like to look at faces. Faces for Baby: Twelve More Works by Famous Artists to Explore with Your Child, curated by Yana Peel, is an oversized board book, filled with faces created by a wide variety of mostly contemporary artists, including Pablo Picasso, Paul Klee and Chuck Close. The faces pictured are young and old, and include various ethnicities. The book also includes a mirror so you can admire your own face. After experiencing these faces, take your

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