Author: John Burningham
"Xinyi World Selected Picture Book: The Late King" was created by John Burningham, a child painter who won two Kate Greenwell Awards. "Xinyi World Selected Picture Book: Late King" elaborated in humor about the important "trust" issue between people. "Xinyi World Selected Picture Book: Late King" is the first thing that comes into view. A page full of skewed characters, half of the "lost" is written as "go", what's the matter? It turned out that John Parker McKenzie was walking to school, and there were so many incredible things on the way and he was late, but the teacher refused to believe him and asked him to write 300 times!
The two roles of teacher and student in "Xinyi World Selected Picture Book: Late King" clearly convey the interaction between the two through humorous and vivid pictures. Starting from home, walking to school, and entering the classroom is a simplistic event that brings unexpected changes due to unimaginable conditions. The intriguing antecedents and consequences are left to readers to chew.
Recommended for Ages: 3-8