8"x8" Full color picture book - 34 pages
8"x8"Full color picture book - 34 pages
Also available are 16 x 20 Posters of several famous "friends" from the book, which are ideal for classrooms, libraries, or kids' bedrooms. Click the image below to see more.
Meet My FAMOUS FRIENDS is a whimsical picture book that pays homage to great historical figures in imaginative ways.
Author/Illustrator Rich DiSilvio presents a broad array of geniuses and heroes in a humorous and compelling fashion by altering their names and appearances, whereby making us see very familiar people in a very different way.
While children will get a kick out of looking at the comical artwork, teens and even adults will appreciate the witty play on words, inventive creations, and perhaps glean a thing or two about a few of these iconic people that had a great influence on society in one form or another. Their lives and contributions have uplifted humanity in various ways, thus being great role models for young and old alike.
As such, Meet My Famous Friends is a fun way to stimulate the imagination and foster a fondness for greatness.
Some of the famous people featured are:
"DiSilvio has the rare talent of combining rich artwork with cultural literacy to create flights of imagination. Meet My Famous Friends is a book that will inspire young people and the young at heart to make new friends in history!" -- JB McPherson for Readers' Favorite