Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat

Book review by Jan Carr, Common Sense Media
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Exuberant bio celebrates artist who had success when young.

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So not only does this Coretta Scott King Award winning book give a wonderful, child-friendly biography of Jean-Michel Basquiat it also shows kids of all ages that art doesn't have to look just like a photograph or be painted by a Renaissance artist to be good.

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