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Griffin, Molly Beth

Summary: Stella the Mouse, Delilah the Spider, and Bo the Parakeet try to cheer up Nico the Toad by agreeing to join him on a school field trip to the art museum.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE GRI

Brezenoff, Steven

Summary: When a priceless sculpture disappears from the Capitol City Art Museum, thirteen-year-old Clementine Wim, daughter of an assistant curator, and her three friends set out to solve the mystery and recover the Statue of Gudea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BRE

Schiff, Thomas R.

Summary: "In sweeping tableaux, photographer Thomas R. Schiff presents, America's most important art museums, using breathtaking photographs that compels us to revisit historic and modern cultural institutions and their storied rooms in a genuinely new light. Schiff skillfully combines his love of photography and architecture and profiles museums of all sizes and stripes across the country, showcasing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rizzoli Electa 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 708.13 SCH

Browne, Anthony

Summary: The author/illustrator describes how his mother's wish to spend her birthday visiting an art museum with her family changed the course of his life forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 708 BRO

Parish, Herman.

Summary: Housekeeper Amelia Bedelia visits an art museum, where her confusion leads to surprising results.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE PAR

Summary: As a little girl tours and twirls through the halls of the art museum she finds herself on an exciting adventure.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Dreamscape Media Llc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV MUS

Summary: Contains 61 macabre and thrilling stories, created and hosted by Rod Serling including guest performances by Hollywood legends.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NIG

Higonnet, Anne

Summary: By 1850 cash-flush Americans like J.P. Morgan, Henry Clay Frick, Isabella Stewart Gardner, Henry E. Huntington, Arabella Huntington, and Mildred and Robert Bliss went on collecting campaigns that netted masterpiece after masterpiece, along with the furniture and fittings of dozens of aristocratic residences. From the outset, these collectors planned to present their trophies to the public as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Periscope Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 708 HIG

Meister, Cari

Summary: Colorful pictures and simple text describe the kinds of things you might see and do at an art museum.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jump!, Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 708 MEI

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Brant Art Publications 0000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 708.1 ART

Summary: In this exuberant celebration of the world’s museums, great and small, revered writers like Ann Patchett, Julian Barnes, Neil Gaiman, and more tell us about their favorite museums, including the Lower East Side Tenement Museum in New York, the Musée Rodin in Paris, and Tate Modern in London. These essays, collected from the pages of The Economist's Intelligent Life magazine, reveal the special...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Public Affairs 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 700 TRE

Brown, Laurene Krasny.

Summary: As a family wanders through an art museum, they see examples of various art styles from primitive through twentieth-century pop art.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: E.P. Dutton 1986

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 708.13 BRO

Summary: This series of lectures introduces the greatest of universal museums. Its aim is not comprehensive. The focus is narrowed to the Department of Paintings, which is responsible for European paintings from the Middle Ages until the mid-19th century. These works of art form an encyclopedic summary of the achievements of painters that can be called the single most important such collection in the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 708.4 MUS
Call number: DVD 708.4 MUS

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 Masterpieces

Soontornvat, Christina

Summary: At an art museum with his parents, Simon has trouble controlling his urges to slide on the floor, chase pigeons, and eat cheesecake at the cafe, until something special catches his eye.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SOO

Liu, Joanne

Summary: In a nearly wordless picture book, Max visits an art museum where he sees paintings, sculptures, and even some art he creates, himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prestel 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LIU

Parish, Herman.

Summary: Housekeeper Amelia Bedelia visits an art museum, where her confusion leads to surprising results.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE PAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE PAR

Muller, Marcia.

Summary: The director of Santa Barbara's Museum of Mexican Art discovers notes that lead her to a 19th-century treasure chest and into the arms of murderous peril.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M Mulle

Brunhoff, Laurent de

Summary: Babar and Celeste convert Celesteville's old railroad station into an art museum containing famous masterworks featuring elephants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harry N. Abrams 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRU

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC BRU

Bonfante-Warren, Alexandra.

Summary: The Musee d'Orsay contains one of the most magnificent collections of 19th- and early 20th-century art in the world. Limited to the years between 1848 and 1914, the collection showcases Impressionist and Postimpressionist favorites by Monet, Renoir, Cassatt, Van Gogh, Seurat, and Signac. In addition, Realist, Nabis, Symbolist, and Fauvist movements are represented in works by Millet, Gauguin,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barnes & Noble 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 709 BON

Colón, Raúl

Summary: "When a boy visits an art museum and one of the paintings comes to life, he has an afternoon of adventure and discovery [that] changes how he sees the world ever after"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE COL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE COL

Grisanti, Mary Lee.

Summary: Photographs and color plates show paintings, sculptures, and architecture from the Vatican's collection of masterpieces.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Excalibur Books, c1983. 1983

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 708.56 GRI

Verde, Susan.

Summary: A young girl tours and twirls through museum galleries experiencing different emotions evoked by different styles of art, and then expresses her energy and inspiration when she finds an empty canvas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE VER

Summary: In season four, years have passed, and Velvet Galleries continues to stand as the beacon for fashion and taste. Women in the 1960s, however, are no longer content to dream of unaffordable clothes but demand quality apparel for themselves. The store cannot afford to cater exclusively to the wealthy. As the season begins, top designer Ana prepares to bring ready-to-wear fashion to Velvet. A...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV VEL

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