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Black Meets White by Justine Fontes

Black Meets White

by Justine Fontes

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Overall, I thought this book was okay. It didn't really have a plot. It only showed that black and white make grey. There was nothing that caught my eye and kept my attention. I think this is a book that could be read to very young children but I wouldn't read ot to children older than kindergarteners. ( )
  BriannaMaeee | Jan 27, 2015 |
I didn't really enjoy this. For me it was overly basic and not particularly engaging. However, it made a great showing of how two opposite colors combined can create something entirely new. ( )
  AdrienneWood | Sep 10, 2013 |
A lovely, positively simple yet perfect little book. The story of how the color white met the color black and they came together to make polkadots, a checker board, stripes, wiggles, and eventually they come completely together to make gray. The book also stars a little white mouse and a gray cat, enhancing the opposites attract theme when they end up cuddled up together at the end of the book. Could be used to explain color combinations, unlikely friends coming together, opposites attract, or just how two different things can make something new. ( )
  jrlandry1410 | Oct 26, 2011 |
Children will enjoy playing with the movable features in this book focusing on mixing colors black and white. Mice guide students through mixing. ( )
  theCajunLibrarian | Jul 24, 2011 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0763619337, Hardcover)

Crisp, die-cut artwork and a spare, sprightly text lure readers on a playful exploration of opposites. Purr-fect!

What happens when Black meets White? They make polka dots ("That tickles!" Black giggles.), a checkerboard, stripes, wiggles, and more. And when Black and White come together, get ready for a big-eyed, whiskered surprise! With clever diecuts, flaps, and a final, satisfying tab, the mischievous BLACK MEETS WHITE proves that opposites can be attractive indeed.

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What happens when Black meets White? They make polka dots--and stripes, checks and more. And when Black and White come together readers get a furry surprise.

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