Color intensifies emotion. In Russia color has been used traditionally and symbolically to make tumultuous history from gold domes, green steppes, and yellow palaces, to one revolutionary Red Square.
"Many interesting facts are presented in this colorful and beautifully illustrated book about Russia…"
-Lorgnette, Heart of Texas Literature Center
"Golden domes and orange tigers, red flags, and yellow palaces…colorful paintings …highlight, czarist, communist, and democratic Russia…this book will stimulate the interests and imagination of young readers." -Childhood Education
Colors of Russia
By Shannon Zemlicka
Illustrated by Jeni Reeves
Carolrhoda Books © 2002
For Ages 6-9