I Love You the Mostest
Best-selling author Michelle Medlock Adams has teamed up withillustrator Paige Snedeker to create this charming picture book that exploresthe special bond between a daughter and her daddy as they spend time togetherat the county fair.
You're sure to love Paige's unique way of illustrating! Paigehas a rare neuromuscular disorder called Riboflavin Transporter Deficiency Type2 (RTD) that has caused her to be deaf, legally blind, confined to awheelchair, and dependent on breathing assistance. But that doesn't keep Paigefrom doing what she loves! She's learned to illustrate with her mouth usingvarious mediums and tools. For this book, Paige used a technique called 'mouthpainting,' using stencils, textured paper and collages.
All proceeds of this book go to charity, specifically to afoundation called Cure RTD, which is focused on researching and curing RTD.
This book won the Maxwell Medal in 2017.
- Hardcover: 30 pages
- Publisher: Elk Lake Publishing, Inc. (July 21, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1946638285
- ISBN-13: 978-1946638281
- Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.2 x 8 inches
About the Author
Michelle Medlock Adams is an award-winning journalist and best-selling author, earning top honors from the Associated Press, the Society of Professional Journalists and the Hoosier State Press Association. Author of over 70 books with more than 2 million books sold, Michelle's recent children's book, Happy Birthday to You! won the Selah Award for Best Children's Book in 2017-her third Selah for Best Children's Book since 2012. Besides writing and teaching writing at writers conferences and universities around the nation, Michelle enjoys leading fitness classes, cheering on the Chicago Cubbies, and volunteering at her local humane society. Michelle and her husband Jeff adopted a shelter dog, Bella Marie, earlier this year, and their lives have never been the same. She, Jeff, Bella Marie, and their dachshund Mollie Mae reside in Southern Indiana. www.michellemedlockadams.com