She Yelled. I Screamed…She Pulled My Hair! pairs black and white 35mm photos with a picture book story about sharing, and achieves the unusual goal of creating a book suitable for young readers and adult coffee table display alike.
She Yelled. I Screamed's format and presentation are unique and compelling: each page holds a large-sized black and white image while a rollicking rhyme builds the story of a summer hot spell that leads siblings to angry encounters and much angst.
From a tossed teapot and a tempest between sisters to huge problems caused by the word 'share', characters come to life in a tale narrated by big sister Phoebe. With its back-and-forth summer exploits punctuated by confrontation and then love, there's nothing quite like this on the market, which makes for a refreshingly different pick suitable for read-alouds and adult enjoyment, as well....Continua