Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Michelangelo: The Young Artist Who Dreamed of Perfection (World History Biographies)” as Want to Read:
Michelangelo: The Young Artist Who Dreamed of Perfection (World History Biographies)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Michelangelo: The Young Artist Who Dreamed of Perfection (World History Biographies)

4.14  ·  Rating Details ·  7 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Has any other artist left the world such a vast legacy as Michelangelo? Author Philip Wilkinson leads young readers on a journey of discovery through the life and works of the Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, architect, and poet in a visually evocative book.

Wilkinson's lively narrative follows Michelangelo from his early apprenticeship in fresco through his fascinat
...more
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published July 11th 2006 by National Geographic Children's Books
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Michelangelo, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Michelangelo

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-18)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Lindsay
Sep 12, 2011 Lindsay rated it liked it
I love juvenile non-fiction. It is just enough information I would want to know on a subject and a quick read! Michelangelo was a interesting and extremely talented man.
Sue
Feb 17, 2016 Sue rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Extremely well-done in every way. Loved the timeline on the bottom of the pages, nice pictures, text describes just enough material to keep one's interest, skillful and interesting inserts with tidbits of information.

This is tribute to a genius, so the subject matter was also superb.
Tilda Word
Tilda Word rated it it was ok
Jun 25, 2016
Alhana
Alhana rated it it was amazing
Nov 06, 2016
Block 1 1
Block 1 1 rated it really liked it
Nov 15, 2011
Kristin
Kristin rated it it was amazing
Nov 01, 2014
Kimberly
Kimberly rated it it was amazing
Nov 15, 2010
Lenora Rogers
Lenora Rogers marked it as to-read
Oct 21, 2012
Tania
Tania marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2013
Mightyguy
Mightyguy marked it as to-read
Mar 25, 2014
Jbondandrews
Jbondandrews marked it as to-read
Apr 18, 2014
Nancy
Nancy marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2015
Elina Saksakulm
Elina Saksakulm marked it as to-read
Nov 15, 2015
Tiffany Matthews
Tiffany Matthews marked it as to-read
Feb 06, 2016
Anubha
Anubha added it
Jun 15, 2016
Navya Bhat
Navya Bhat marked it as to-read
Oct 13, 2016
Emily J
Emily J marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other Books in the Series

World History Biographies (1 - 10 of 15 books)
  • Marie Curie: The First Great Woman Scientist
  • World History Biographies: Anne Frank: The Young Writer Who Told the World Her Story
  • Elizabeth I: The Outcast Who Became England's Queen
  • World History Biographies: Leonardo da Vinci: The Genius Who Defined the Renaissance
  • Isaac Newton: The Scientist Who Changed Everything
  • Eleanor of Aquitaine: The Queen Who Rode Off to Battle
  • World History Biographies: Mandela: The Rebel Who Led His Nation To Freedom
  • Joan of Arc: The Teenager Who Saved her Nation (World History Biographies)
  • World History Biographies: Saladin: The Warrior Who Defended His People
  • World History Biographies: Mao Zedong: The Rebel Who Led a Revolution

Share This Book