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The Eric Carle Museum
of Picture Book Art
  • 125 West Bay Road
  • Amherst, MA 01002


  • Thursday, Friday10 am-3 pm
  • Saturday 10am – 4 pm
  • Sunday 12 pm - 4 pm

Closed Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday

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Picture Books We Love

Picture Book Puzzler: A New Way of Looking at Things

What turn-of-the-century picture book illustrator got inspiration for one of his books when he saw his child looking at a picture book upside down? Can you name that book?

by Eliza Brown

This entry was posted on Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 7:00 am and is filed under . You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.


Monday, January 1, 2011 - 9:06 pm
Topsys and Turvys, one of my childhood favorites. I'm not sure how politically correct is is today, though.
Natasha Garrepy
Tuesday, January 1, 2011 - 9:59 am
Peter Newell!
Tuesday, January 1, 2011 - 10:59 am
Peter Newell's "Topsy and Turveys"
Tuesday, February 2, 2011 - 1:14 pm
That's right!

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