Thunderstorm Cover


By Arthur Geisert; Arthur Geisert (Illustrator)

Enchanted Lion Books, Hardcover, 9781592701339, 1pp.

Publication Date: April 30, 2013


A midwestern summer thunderstorm as seen through the eyes of artist/etcher Arthur Geisert, and depicted in unprecedented detail, beautifully hand-colored.

About the Author
Award-winning children's book author Arthur Geisert has been creating etchings and hand-painting them in watercolor for picture books for over thirty years. Geisert grew up in LA and learned to etch at the Otis Art Institute.

Geisert's work has appeared in The New Yorker and The Horn Book Magazine. In 2010, his book ICEwas selected as a "New York Times Book Review" Best Illustrated Book of the Year. It was the third time that his work was honored with the "New York Times" Award. While Geisert's books have been a big hit with children and adults alike, his work has also been recognized within the art world. He has exhibited his meticulous, lavishly detailed, hand-colored etchings at the Art Institute of Chicago and his work is in the collections of several different museums. Geisert currently lives in a converted bank building in Bernard, Iowa.