Blue

A History of the Color as Deep as the Sea and as Wide as the Sky

This vibrant and fascinating picture book by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond, and illustrated by Daniel Minter is Maine’s pick for the 2022 Library of Congress National Book Festival.

Discover a world of creativity and tradition in this fascinating picture book that explores the history and cultural significance of the color blue. From a critically acclaimed author and an award-winning illustrator comes a vivid, gorgeous book for readers of all ages.

 Interview

with Daniel Minter

Themes this
book addresses

  • Community
  • Childhood
  • Maine
  • Wabanaki voices
  • Natural world
  • Emotions

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