Just Like I Wanted

just like I wanted 1Mistakes are bound to happen when trying to draw the perfect picture. A young artist tries to create the best picture to show off to her class, but she becomes frustrated when she accidently draws outside of the lines. Though she wants to give up, she learns that mistakes can make a drawing even better. This picture book with lively mixed-media collages captures a young girl’s adventurous drawings featuring wild horses, brave pilots, enticing sweets, and flying pirate ships. The lyrical book is perfect to encourage readers to embrace their mistakes and express their artistic side. ema
Title: Just Like I Wanted
Author: Elinoar Keller and Naama Peleg Segal
: Aya Gordon-Nay
: Eerdmans 
: 2015
Original Language
: Hebrew 
: Annette Appel
Original Title
: Just Like I Wanted
Original Publisher
: Kinneret, Zmora, Dvir Publishing
Original Copyright
: 2013
: 978-0-8028-5453-7
Hardcover pages
: 28
Age range: 4-8
: Picture Book
Authors’ ethnicity: Both Israelis
Authors’ residence
: Both live in Israel
Illustrator’s ethnicity
: Israelis
Illustrator’s residence
: Israel
Subjects: Artist, Creativity, Drawing, Mistakes

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