Not Quite Black and White (Hardcover)

Not Quite Black and White By Jonathan Ying, Victoria Ying (Illustrator) Cover Image

Not Quite Black and White (Hardcover)

By Jonathan Ying, Victoria Ying (Illustrator)


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Silly animals star in this lively picture book that introduces colors in a unique and catchy way.

Have you ever seen a zebra wearing pink polka dots? Or a penguin with bright-yellow boots?

Debut brother-and-sister team Jonathan and Victoria Ying presents these surprisingly colorful animals and more in this clever celebration of colors.

Jonathan Ying has been on a steady diet of cartoons, comics, and fantasy novels since he was young. He’s an author and game designer who currently resides in New Jersey. He arrived there by plane. Visit him at

Victoria Ying is an artist with a background in animation. She is the illustrator of Not Quite Black and White and Lost and Found, What’s That Sound?, both written by her brother, Jonathan Ying. She lives in Los Angeles and enjoys car rides with her dog, Buster, and being at home with her cat, Boots. Visit her online at

Product Details ISBN: 9780062380661
ISBN-10: 0062380664
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: September 6th, 2016
Pages: 32
Language: English

“Animation sensibilities are reflected in the quirky silliness this brother and sister team brings to their first original picture book.” — Kirkus Reviews

“The rhyming text is light and playful and makes for a fun read, whether in an individual or group setting....this is a winner for teaching children colors and a solid choice for storytimes.” — School Library Journal