Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Ants 'N' Uncles
ANTS ’N’ UNCLES
RRP $24.99 HB,
Familius: Children’s Picture Book
From award-winning author and silhouette artist Clay Rice
comes ANTS 'N' UNCLES, the rhyming tale of an accidental hero. What
happens when Uncle steps on an ant hill? The ants in his pants make him dance,
of course, and his dancing skills become famous around the world.
scenes from countries and cultures around the globe, this lively, silly story
is sure to delight both children and parents.
As one of the foremost silhouette artists in the world, Clay
tours the world giving lectures and workshops on the art of paper cutting.
Silhouette artistry and storytelling have been in Clay Rice’s family for more
than eighty years. His grandfather, Carew Rice, also travelled worldwide,
sharing his mesmerizing cut-outs with delighted customers.