February 20, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Rules of Summer

Shaun Tan. Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine Bks.

K-Gr 4–A boy’s far-ranging adventures with his domineering older brother are conveyed via succinctly stated precepts and stunning surreal paintings replete with outlandish creatures and reality-tilting events. Mesmerizing scenarios ranging from disconcerting to wondrous are underpinned with revelations about sibling relationships and the rule-smashing possibilities of imagination.