Me and Momma and Big John
Publish date: 2012-08-28
Pages no: 32
Edition language: English
Appeal Characteristics: visual art, historical, informative, multi-cultural, New YorkI picked up this book not expecting anything...and ended up learning a lot. Since i'm not a native New Yorker, I had no idea who or what Big John was...(I figured they were referring to a Saint). I was definitely ed...
A wonderfully told, superbly illustrated story about a single mom who is a stonecutter working on St. John the Divine Cathedral in New York City.
Lovely illustrations. A personalization of the long construction of St.John the Divne Cathedral in New York City.