April 7, 2015 | strande
Looking for true stories about real people? Try some of these. Suggestions are geared toward fourth graders, but may appeal to everyone.
Vincent van Gogh and the colors of the wind by text by Chiara Lossani; illustrations by Octavia Monaco
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes by Eleanor Coerr; paintings by Ronald Himler
Chuck Close: face book by Chuck Close
The pilot and The little prince: the life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by Peter Sis -- If you're interested in reading the classic story of The Little Prince, look in JFICTION SAINT-EXUPERY.