Colourme...menagerie by Jon Boam


Written by Jon Boam
Illustrated by


Colourme...menagerie by Jon Boam

Taking the format of a 19th century menagerie but adding his distinctive contemporary feel, Boam explores the full diversity of habitats of the world's terrestrial flora and fauna. From the deserts of Namibia to the tundra of Siberia, Jon teaches young readers about various ecosystems and their inhabitants with his trademark anthropomorphised characters. The ColourMe Menagerie colouring book is a great gift for a child but also for any illustration aficionado.


The line work is excellent and the designs are not overly intricate. If you are feeling ambitious, you could totally add you own hatching or patterns to different elements on the coloring page. For example, you could add stripes to a pair of pants or add your own design on a t-shirt.-I Sniff Books

About the Author

Chesterfield based artist Jon Boam, a prolific muralist and frequent contributor to Little White Lies and children s periodical Anorak, is fast becoming a favourite in a slew of new design led children s publications. Colour Me Menagerie is his first book for Nobrow Press.

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24 pages


Jon Boam
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Nobrow Ltd

Publication date

1st November 2010



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