New Release

Two Brothers, Four Hands: Artist, Photographer, Chameleon

Meet Cindy ShermanBy Jan Greenberg
& Sandra Jordan
illustrated by Hadley Hooper

Holiday House / Neal Porter Books

Available April 23, 2019

The poignant story of brothers and sculptors Alberto and Diego Giacometti is skillfully brought to life in the hands of multiple Sibert Honor authors Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan, and the spectacular artwork of Hadley Hooper.

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Starred Review ... An extraordinary achievement and a moving, affecting evocation of two lives lived together.

Starred Review ... Don’t miss this moving, brilliantly illustrated picture book portrait of brothers in art. —Daryl Grabarek

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Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan are the authors of many distinguished books about art, including Action Jackson (a Sibert Honor book) and Christo and Jean-Claude: Through the Gates and Beyond (an ALA Notable book). Vincent Van Gogh, Portrait of an Artist received a Sibert Honor and has been selected as a Common Core “Text Exemplar.” Their last two collaborations, Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring and The Mad Potter: George E. Ohr, Eccentric Genius, have earned starred reviews and Sibert Honors. Ballet for Martha also received an NCTE Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children and The Mad Potter was recognized as a Orbis Pictus Recommended Book.

Sandra is Consultant and First Reader  for the Nancy Gallt Literary Agency—Mysteries. Send questions and submissions to or visit the website for more information.

On April 20th, Jan and Sandra received the 2013 Children's Book Guild of Washington D.C. Award for their body of work. Ms. Greenberg lives in St. Louis, Missouri. Ms. Jordan lives in New York, New York. Event flyer (PDF). To learn more about Jan and Sandra read “Inside the Remarkable Partnership of Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan” by Catherine Reef.


Read Sylvia Vardell’s interview with Jan Greenberg in the November 2012 issue of Book Links. (PDF)

Read Leonard Marcus's interview with Sandra Jordan in Listening for Madeleine: A Portrait of Madeleine L'Engle in Many Voices.

Notes from the Horn Book asks “Five questions for Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan.” Read the interview here.