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The First Anti-Coloring Book

The First Anti-Coloring Book

Creative Activities for Ages 6 and Up

Anti-Coloring Book

Susan Striker and Edward Kimmel

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A newly repackaged edition of the first book in a series that has sold more than 600,000 copies

A favorite of parents, educators, and therapists since it was first published in 1978, more than 200,000 copies of this first volume from the "draw-from-your-imagination" books have been sold around the world. Praised as "extraordinary, revolutionary" (Newsweek), "imaginative" (The Christian Science Monitor), and "great stuff" (Detroit Free Press), this innovative series has continued to spark the creative impulses in children for years.

Praise for The First Anti-Coloring Book

“A good solution to the problem of trying to rouse the artist in children without trodding on their creative impulses.” —The Atlanta Constitution -

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Susan Striker and Edward Kimmel

Susan Striker is the author of the best-selling Anti-Coloring Book series and Young at Art. In 1984, she founded Young at Art, a private art school in Manhattan, which offered classes to young children. Ms. Striker teaches elementary school art in Greenwich, Connecticut.

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