A perfect tribute—filled with heart, poetry, sophistication, and imagination, just like Ezra Jack Keats's The Snowy Day. This is the powerful story of how the artist came to be an artist and how Peter came to be a character, both of whom have had profound effects on children's literature and, most importantly, on children. "Brown-sugar boy in a blanket of white. Bright as the day you came onto the page. From the hand of a man who saw you for you."