The Story of Jacques Cousteau
Chronicle Books (CA), Hardcover, 9780811860635, 40pp.
Publication Date: May 1, 2008
Eric Puybaret has illustrated many children s books, including "Suite for Human Nature; "the bestselling "Puff, the Magic Dragon";"The Night Before Christmas";"Over the Rainbow", as well as many others in his native country, France. Eric s critically acclaimed work was praised by "The""" "New York Times" as elegantly rendered and "Publishers Weekly "calls it graceful [and] whimsical.
BOOKLIST, STARRED REVIEW
Berne\'s simple language is both lyrical and concise....Puybaret\'s smooth-looking acrylic paintings extend the words\' elegant simplicity...
KIRKUS REVIEWS, STARRED REVIEW
This moving tribute to the great nautical observer and filmmaker is shot through with an authentically childlike sense of adventure and the thrill of discovery....is certain to inspire fresh interest in discovering, and in caring for, our world's wonders.