The Book of Beasts: A Compendium of Monsters, Critters and Mythical Creatures to Colour Colour and Discover by Angela Rizza, Jonny Marx


The Book of Beasts: A Compendium of Monsters, Critters and Mythical Creatures to Colour Colour and Discover by Angela Rizza, Jonny Marx

Filled with more than 90 mythical monsters from around the world, The Book of Beasts will take readers on an epic colouring quest through ancient lands and lore. Includes creatures from Aboriginal, African, Mesoamerican, Greek, Roman, Indian, Norse, Chinese and Japanese tales. With text on the back of each page, children can read all about the incredible creatures they are colouring. Featuring a fully foiled cover.

About the Author

Angela Rizza (Author) Angela Rizza graduated from The Fashion Institute with a BFA back in 2011 and then she left the city for the trees and lakes of Mahopac, New York. Since then she has been winning Deviant Art contests, illustrating a series of children's books and participates in many collaborative shows at Light Grey Art Lab in Minneapolis. She starts out with a very rendered pen and ink drawing and then digitally applies color and texture to create vivid images inspired by classic storybook illustrators and comic books. Besides artwork, Angela enjoys travelling, sushi buffets, bird-watching, and CrossFit. One day, she hopes to raise chickens. Jonny Marx (Author) Jonny Marx is a book editor and bibliophile. He grew up in Stamford and has commissioned and edited more than 50 titles and worked with dozens of talented illustrators and authors along the way. The Book of Beasts is the first book that he has written. Jonny lives in London.

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64 pages
Interest Age: From 6


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Publication date

8th September 2016



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