|aAll in a day /|cby Mitsumasa Anno and Raymond Briggs ... [et al.]
|aNew York :|bPenguin Putnam Books for Young Readers,|c1999
|a p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c24 x 26 cm
|aTranslation of : Marui chiky?± no maru ichinichi
|aOriginally published : Tokyo : Dowaya, 1986
|aTranslation of : Marui chikyu no maru ichinichi
|aBrief text and illustrations by ten internationally well-known artists reveal a day in the lives of children in eight different countries showing the similarities and differences and emphasizing the commonality of humankind
Ten outstanding artists illustrate the similarities and differences in children and their activities in eight different parts of the world throughout one 24-hour day. Features artwork from Raymond Briggs, Ron Brooks, Eric Carle, Gian Calvi, Zhu Chengliang, Leo and Diane Dillon, Akiko Hayashi, and Nicolai Ye. Popov.
Mitsumasa Anno was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the highest honor attainable in the field of children's book illustration in 1984. His original art will be displayed at the gallery opening of The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Northhampton, MA. Mr. Anno lives in Japan.