My Blue Is Happy

My Blue Is Happy

Book - 2013
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Invites readers to explore the infinite possibilities of emotional expression through color, discussing how people respond differently when seeing colors and how these experiences help broaden the world in wonderful new ways.
Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, c2013
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780763651251
Branch Call Number: P YOU
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Chien, Catia


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JCLBeckyC Nov 24, 2015

Some people think "blue is sad like a lonely song," but this girl thinks blue is "happy like my favorite jeans and a splash in the pool on a hot day..." This is a great book to read with kids to help them understand that it's OK for people to think and feel differently about things.

oakridge2015_0 Jan 16, 2015

It's neat to see how different people feel about colours and then think about how I feel about them - Ms. Mak

Jan 16, 2014

A really interesting look at traditional color concepts. The girl narrator associates colors with different emotions than they are traditionally associated with. Color plays a huge part in the illustrations (obviously).

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