Anything But a Grabooberry

By Anushka Ravishankar; Rathna Ramanathan (Illustrator)
(Tara Books, Hardcover, 9788186211434, 48pp.)

Publication Date: September 2004

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Pioneering graphic design in a children's book, using typography to create illustrations. Words read like puzzles.

About the Author

Carrying on in the nonsense-verse tradition of Dr. Seuss, Edward Lear and Lewis Caroll, the witty and jubilant poetry-tales of Indian writer Anushka Ravishankar are internationally acclaimed, widely translated, and honoured with innumerable awards. Anushka has authored over 18 books. Rathna Ramanathan has steered the design philosophy of Tara since the very beginning, working on over twenty titles, as well as creating distinctive catalogs and exhibitions. In the process, she can be said to have pioneered innovative children's book design in India.

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