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Leonardo Da Vinci

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At just twelve years old, Paulo becomes an apprentice to Leonardo da Vinci, the brilliant artist and inventor. Dull is not how Paulo describes life in Leonardo’s busy studio. There are floors to sweep, paints to mix, errands to run, and drawings to be made. But there are mysterious events, too. Another apprentice is not all that he seems, and an evening visit to a hospita

Hardcover, 64 pages
Published October 13th 2009 by Kingfisher (first published September 1st 2009)
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An excellent source to learn about Leonardo Da Vinci through an apprentice's diary. Excellent illustrations to help imagine what it might be like to work with Leonardo. A wonderful perspective forms in a fun, keeps you interested story. Thoroughly enjoyed, and learned, from this book!
Sweet Caroline
This was very informative about the namesake of the team I'm on at Bennet Academy- Team DaVinci
very interesting to me (a novice of art and da vinci).
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