TITLE: Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda: 2008 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Matthew Reinhart, Robert Sabuda
EVENT DATE: 09/27/2008
RUNNING TIME: 27 minutes
Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda appear at the National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Matthew Reinhart, who studied at Pratt Institute, has created many award-winning pop-up books, including "Cinderella," "Star Wars: The Pop-Up Guide to the Galaxy" and "Mommy?" (by Maurice Sendak and Arthur Yorinks). He is the co-creator with Robert Sabuda of the New York Times best-selling three-volume pop-up series "Encyclopedia Prehistorica." The team's latest pop-up series is "Encyclopedia Mythologica" which leads off with "Fairies and Other Magical Creatures" (Candlewick, 2008). He lives in New York City.
Speaker Biography: Award-winning author and illustrator Robert Sabuda developed an interest in pop-up books while still a child in middle school. Now his books have been named as Bank Street Best Books of the Year and ALA Notable Children's Books and have received the CBC/NCSS Notable Children's Book Award, among others. His best-selling pop-up books include "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland," "America the Beautiful" and "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz." He is co-creator with Matthew Reinhart of the New York Times best-selling three-volume pop-up series "Encyclopedia Prehistorica," and their latest collaboration is "Encyclopedia Mythologica: Fairies and Other Magical Creatures" (Candlewick, 2008). He lives in New York City.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2008