Rick & Rack and the Great Outdoors

Rick & Rack and the Great Outdoors

By Ethan Long

Blue Apple Books, Hardcover, 9781609050344, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 2010

With simple text and cartoon artwork, Balloon Toons are the the perfect way to engage and encourage new readers. Award-winning and up-and-coming cartoonists lend their inimitable and illustrative talents to entertaining stories kids will enjoy again and again. Best-selling author/illustrator Ethan Long makes his Balloon Toons debut with the story of Rick & Rack, twofriends who embark on three hilarious (mis)adventures in the great outdoors.

About the Author
Ethan long est auteur et illustrateur, il a grandi en Pennsylvanie et a etudie a la Ringling School of Art and Design en Floride. Ethan a travaille pour des studios prestigieux: Nickelodeon, Barnes & Noble et Harcourt et sa carriere s oriente aujourd'hui petit a petit vers les livres pour enfants. Parallelement il s essaye a l animation et cree "Tasty Time With ZeFronk !," une mini serie d animation destinee aux enfants, actuellement diffusee sur Playhouse Disney.

Son travail lui a valu de nombreux prix et il est maintenant membre de la prestigieuse "Society of Illustrators" qui expose ses uvres a Los Angeles et New York.