Otto Carrotto

Otto Carrotto

By Chiara Carrer

Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780802853936, 26pp.

Publication Date: May 2011

Everyone is crazy about something. Otto?'s sister Trixie wants to wear her red shoes all the time; Otto?'s friend Willie refuses to take off his blue roller skates. For Otto, it?'s carrots. He can t get enough. Raw carrots, cooked carrots, carrot soup and carrot pizza. And of course, carrot cake.
All is well until Otto eats a few too many carrots. But will Otto?'s solution make things any better? This book offers a humorous and quirky look at the way we all fall into habits and obsessions.

About the Author
Chiara Carrer is one of Italy?'s most renowned illustrators. She has contributed to numerous books, for which she has won several prestigious international prizes, including the Andersen prize and the Bologna Ragazzi award. Chiara?'s works are on display in museums across the world, in Italy, Japan, the Czech Republic, and Brazil.