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A fascinating, beautiful, and definitive account of the life of esteemed artist Helen OxenburyFilled with insights that span Helen Oxenbury s life from her early childhood through a career in children s books that started in the s and is still going strong today here is an exquisitely designed and thoroughly entertaining celebration of one of the finest illustrators of our time Written by acclaimed author Leonard S Marcus, Helen Oxenbury A Life in Illustration is a keepsake that is sure to engage and delight everyone from scholars to art aficionados, as well as the many fans who have grown up with Helen Oxenburys enchanting books A lovely book about Helens life, full of her illustrations A lovely book to add to my collection of books about illustration Really nice to handle and read and will give pleasure for a long while just as Helen Oxenbury s books do. A well done book on the life drawings of Helen Oxenbury She is a wonderful children s book illustrator Uses light pastel colors to give her books a child like calm feeling.