The Last Day of Summer
Here's another picture book that is perfect for today. Shaun Tan wrote and illustrated it. I don't have it in my own collection yet; the title intrigued me and I wanted to see it first. I love it.
It begins, "This is what I learned this summer." The first three images below are the actual pages from the book, by Shaun Tan. I made a page for the last Rule, trying to emulate the style, characters, and palette of the illustrator (with not a lot of luck toward that but that's okay. It was fun to design my own page.)
Not really ready for summer to be over. After a week of rain, warm weather is expected soon, so I'll take my last gulps before I drink in Autumn. Meanwhile,