From the Publisher
Toddlers love friendly dragons, too--and now their time has
come, with a beautiful board-book version of Puff, the Magic
This sturdy new volume features Eric Puybaret''s stunning art from
the phenomenally successful and critically praised picture book.
It''s the perfect celebration of the 50th anniversary of Peter
Yarrow and Lenny Lipton''s beloved children''s song.
About the Author
In 1959, Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton co-created the beloved
song "Puff, the Magic Dragon." As a member of the renowned trio
Peter, Paul & Mary, Peter Yarrow has earned many gold and
platinum awards and numerous Grammys®, as well as an Emmy®
nomination for his animated TV specials based on "Puff, the Magic
Dragon." Among the many honors bestowed upon him, Yarrow is most
proud of the Allard K. Lowenstein Award, which he received in 1982
for advancing the causes of human rights, peace, and freedom. He
lives in New York City.
Lenny Lipton is the inventor of the modern 3-D projection system
used in cinemas worldwide and the author of four books on
motion-picture technology. He received an award from the
Smithsonian for his invention.
Eric Puybaret graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure
des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. Puff, the Magic Dragon was
his first book, and he has since gone on to illustrate several
others, including The Nutcracker for Sterling, and a
picture book edition of Somewhere Over the Rainbow with a
musical interpretation by Judy Collins. Puybaret lives in Paris,
About the Book
Toddlers love friendly dragons, tooNand now their time has come, with a beautiful board-book version. This sturdy new volume features Puybaret's stunning art from the phenomenally successful picture book. It's the perfect celebration of the 50th anniversary of Yarrow and Lipton's beloved song. Full color.
Format: Board Book
Published: September 4, 2012
Publisher: Sterling Children's Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1454901144
ISBN - 13: 9781454901143