Arlo's ARTrageous Adventure!
50 Flaps to Flip
Publisher: Sterling Children's Books
Published: September 2013
Age range: from 3 to 8
all in color
9 1/4 X 8 1/2
Carton Quantity: 24
Who says an art museum has to be a serious place? This ARTrageous adventure will have kids flipping out!
Arlo's not thrilled when his grandmother says they're going to the museum WHETHER HE LIKES IT OR NOT. But when the paintings start coming hilariously to life, Arlo's in for a big surprise. With 50 fabulously funny flaps to flip, children will discover how cool art can be . . . if you let your imagination run wild.
A former elementary school teacher, David LaRochelle has been writing for children since 1988 and has won numerous awards, including the Sid Fleischman Humor Award, the SCBWI Golden Kite Honor Award, and the Minnesota Book Award. His previous book for Sterling was 1+1=5 and Other Unlikely Additions, illustrated by Brenda Sexton. Arlo's ARTrageous Adventure is the first book David has both written and illustrated. He lives in White Bear Lake, MN. Find out more about David at davidlarochelle.com.
"[An] engaging book full of surprises and delights . . . highly recommended. It will engage rambunctious readers as well as quiet readers. Ages 4 and up, adults emphatically included." —Children's Literature Network