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At this special Sinterklaas event, pop-up master Robert Sabuda will talk about his new book The Dragon and The Knight: A Pop-Up Misadventure, the 20th Anniversary edition of his classic book The Christmas Alphabet - demonstrate the art of paper engineering (a.k.a. making pop-ups) and sign books!
#1 New York Times best-selling children's book creator Robert Sabuda is a graduate of Pratt Institute in New York City. He is a two-time recipient of the New York Times Best Illustrated Book Award and has over five million books in print which have been translated into more than 25 languages worldwide. Robert appears regularly on the television programs The Today Show and Good Morning America where he shares his enthusiasm for creativity, children¹s book art and literature. Sabuda’ magical pop-up bestsellers include Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Dinosaurs, America the Beautiful, Alice in Wonderland, The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz, and Winter's Tale: An Original Pop-up Journey, many of which were made with the help of co-creator Matthew Reinhart.
This month sees the release of the 20th Anniversary Edition of his classic pop-up The Christmas Alphabet (Jumping Jack Press), and a brand new pop-up fairy tale book - The Dragon and The Knight: A Pop-Up Misadventure (Little Simon-Simon & Schuster). In this brand-new pop-up adventure, a Dragon and a Knight race through a fairy tale treasury, visiting the worlds of all of your favorite stories—from Rapunzel to Aladdin, to Cinderella, The Three Little Pigs, and more! With characters who literally pop right off the pages, this tour de force will have readers young and old speeding through the book to see just how this chase will end! SINTERKLAAS celebrates the Hummingbird this year as its sacred animal. Robert Sabuda’s Hummingbird pop-up card was used by festival organizers to thank its generous donors. The Dragon and the Knight will appear as always in the Sinterklaas Children’s Starlight Parade at 6:30 p.m
Location: Street: 6422 Montgomery St., Suite 6 City: Rhinebeck, Province: New York Postal Code: 12572-0482 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)