They're Heroes Too: A Celebration of Community (Hardcover)

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They're Heroes Too: A Celebration of Community By Pat Brisson, Anait Semirdzhyan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Pat Brisson, Anait Semirdzhyan (Illustrator)
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Description


A picture-book celebration of the ordinary people—grownups and kids—who hold our world together by going about their daily lives and work.


We celebrate cops, firefighters, and soldiers, and rightly so. But let’s also celebrate teachers, bus drivers, grocery clerks, mail carriers, and the other folks who keep the world spinning around every day. And let’s give a nod to kids, too—kids who are kind and brave and help each other. They’re heroes too. In structure, flow, and pitch, very much like Pat Brisson’s Before We Eat. Anait Semirdzhyan is the illustrator of our award-winning picture book The Arabic Quilt and of The Cottonwood Tree.

About the Author


Pat Brisson is the author of 20 books for young readers, including The Summer My Father Was Ten and Sometimes We Were Brave, Tummy Time Friends, and Common Critters. A graduate of Rutgers University, she is a former elementary school teacher, school librarian, and public-library reference librarian. Pat lives in New Jersey with her husband.

Anait Semirdzhyan grew up in a multicultural family and lived in several countries with diverse cultures before settling in the Seattle area with her husband and twin daughters. Her illustrations begin as pencil sketches on cold-press watercolor paper. She then inks the outlines, paints with watercolors, and scans the illustrations in order to edit them in Photoshop. She is the illustrator of The Arabic Quilt and other works that can be viewed at www.anaitsart.com.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780884489368
ISBN-10: 0884489361
Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers
Publication Date: July 5th, 2022
Pages: 32
Language: English