The effect human beings have on the landscape around them is the theme of Bakers most recent tour de force.... The artists multimedia collage constructions are, as ever, fascinating in their realistic detail and powerfully convey the dramatic message.. Horn Book.
Chronicles the events and changes in a young boys life and in his environment, from babyhood to grownup, through wordless scenes observed from the window of his room. cipient of an IBBY Honor Award and a Friends of the Earth Award in Great Britain. Jeannie Baker makes her home in Sydney, Australia. Jeannie Baker is the author-artist of a number of distinguished picture books.
Window, the companion book to Home, was a School Library Journal Best Book, a Notable Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies, a Childrens Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year, a Young Australian Best Book, and was short-listed for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Her other books include Home in the Sky, an ALA Notable Book, and Where the Forest Meets the Sea, a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book and the recipient of an IBBY Honor Award and a Friends of the Earth Award in Great Britain. Jeannie Baker makes her home in Sydney, Australia.