The Art of Miss Chew
After spending the summer with her artist grandmother, Trisha knows she wants to be an artist, too. Shes thrilled when her sketches get her into Miss Chews special art class at the high school. A substitute teacher tells her shes wasting time on art when she should be studying - but fortunately, this is one battle that Miss Chew and Trisha are up for! This true story shows just how important a teacher can be in a childs life - and celebrates the power of art itself.
Author: Patricia Polacco
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Release Date: 2012-04-12