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@Download Epub õ Mrs. Armitage: Queen of the Road é Mrs Armitage, Queen of the Road centers on a woman who finds new friends on the open road Enjoyably moraless. A fun read I loved the carefree devil may care attitude of Mrs Armitage She was determined to have an adventure and improvised in the face of adversity In fact, her sense of adventure is so infectious that she ends up being initiated into a biker gang I m very familiar with Quentin Blake s illustrations of Roald Dahl, but I m embarrased to say I wasn t aware of his other works.A quick check of his website reveals that he has been involved inthan 300 books only 27 of which were written by Roald Dahl and a full 35 which were written and illustrated by Quentin.My most endearing memory of Quentin s illustrations were his illustrations in The Witches Quentin s signature style of illustrations in this book made me expect Mrs Armitage to at I m very familiar with Quentin Blake s illustrations of Roald Dahl, but I m embarrased to say I wasn t aware of his other works.A quick check of his website reveals that he has been involved inthan 300 books only 27 of which were written by Roald Dahl and a full 35 which were written and illustrated by Quentin.My most endearing memory of Quentin s illustrations were his illustrations in The Witches Quentin s signature style of illustrations in this book made me expect Mrs Armitage to at some point remove her wig and non existant gloves.Getting over this I found that Mrs Armitage Queen of the Road to be a great story with fantastic illustrations I ve added Mrs Armitage on Wheels and Mrs Armitage and the Big Wave to my to read shelf Mrs Armitage meets life with a carefree attitude, and in this particular story, her car takes the brunt of the consequences Blake s illustrations match the story s freewheeling heroine, and work well with the crash, bang, boom noises that accompany each accident Every time the car gets a little worse for the wear, Mrs Armitage shrugs it off, casually dismisses the incident, and with her faithful hound continues on her road trip adventure.Quentin Blake s lines are what used to give me hope Mrs Armitage meets life with a carefree attitude, and in this particular story, her car takes the brunt of the consequences Blake s illustrations match the story s freewheeling heroine, and work well with the crash, bang, boom noises that accompany each accident Every time the car gets a little worse for the wear, Mrs Armitage shrugs it off, casually dismisses the incident, and with her faithful hound continues on her road trip adventure.Quentin Blake s lines are what used to give me hope of drawing myself But somehow he manages the squiggles, wiggles and flourishes with surprising finesse There are no straight lines in this story and the shapes are ragged, so they represent that carefree attitude of Mrs Armitage quite well The shapes are filled with watercolors that create a relaxed, urban palette Within the drawings there is not a lot of use of value, but each scene is set against a white background, which makes each page pop The interplay of illustration with text keeps the eye moving across all the pages and most of the action is set at an eye level perspective, but every so often we get to zoom in on Mrs Armitage and her faithful dog Overall this is a very fun story