Illustrator and painter Greta Guzek lives in Gibsons, BC. Her illustrative work includes Down at the Seaweed Café, My Vancouver Sketchbook and The Airplane Ride (Harbour Publishing, 2006).
Robert Perry is the author of Down at the Seaweed Café (Nightwood Editions, 2010) and My Vancouver Sketchbook (Nightwood Editions, 2010). He lives in Victoria, BC.
"Guzek's swirling images and Perry's graceful poetry evoke an exhilarating journey, as seen through the child, and the artist's eye." --The Vancouver Sun
Join aspiring young artist Marina as she explores Vancouver (brush and palette in hand) from dawn until dusk, discovering the sights of the city and bringing its colourful spirit to life in her sketchbook. Originally published in hardcover in 2001 by Raincoast Books (Our Choice 2002).
Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. 2011.