Books by Ruthie Knapp

WHO STOLE MONA LISA? by Ruthie Knapp
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"A gem. (author's note) (Informational picture book. 5-8)"
This inventive book's $20,000 Pyramid category would be "What Mona Lisa Might Say." Read full book review >
IMPRESSIONIST ART by Ruthie Knapp
HISTORY
Released: Jan. 11, 1999

"After a trip to a museum, this little book makes a great wrap-up, with suggestions for activities and snappy marginalia to get children to think about what they've seen. (index) (Nonfiction. 10+)"
This entry in the Off the Wall Museum Guides for Kids series is a pocket-sized offering of tasty art tidbits, but the book may actually prove more useful after the field trip, in the classroom or at home, than in the museum—most provide plenty of visual and printed stimulus during a visit. Read full book review >