La Luna (Hardcover)

By Enrico Casarosa, Enrico Casarosa

Disney Press, 9781423137665, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2012



La Luna is the timeless fable of a young boy who is coming of age in the most peculiar of circumstances. Tonight is the very first time his Papa and Grandpa are taking him to work. In an old wooden boat they row far out to sea, and with no land in sight, they stop and wait. A big surprise is in store for the little boy as he discovers his family's most unusual line of work. Should he follow the example of his Papa, or his Grandpa? Or will he be able to find his own way? This charming picture book is filled with incredible illustrations, and its unique story based on the Disney*Pixar short film is sure to delight.

About the Author

Author/IllustratorEnrico Casarosa is a story artist at Pixar Animation Studios, and the creator of the upcoming short film, La Luna. He has been in the animation industry for more than ten years, and while at Pixar, he has worked on the feature animation films Ratatouille and Up. He has published several art books, inlcuding 3 trees make a forest with Ronnie del Carmen and Tadahiro Uesugi. Enrico is the founder of "Sketch Crawl," a worldwide drawing marathon event that gathers artists from around the globe.