Wild Bios (Board book)

Edgar Allan Crow

By Courtney Acampora, Maggie Fischer, Amanda Enright (Illustrator)

Silver Dolphin Books, 9781645172277, 16pp.

Publication Date: July 14, 2020

List Price: 7.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Introduce babies to the master of the macawbre in this adorable biographical board book with an animalistic twist!

Meet one of history’s greatest figures in this adorable board book with an animal twist! A group of crows is called a murder, and no one knows murder quite like the “master of macawbre,” Edgar Allan Crow. With a feather on the pulse of poetry and the horror genre, he made lasting contributions to American literature that inspired countless others. With hilarious puns and colorful illustrations, this book brings his literary legacy to life!


About the Author

Courtney Acampora holds a B.A. in art history from San Diego State University and a M.A. from the University of Arizona. Currently working in publishing, Courtney's lifelong love for both art and books fused together and gave her the opportunity to write and create engaging books for kids. Courtney lives in San Diego, California. 

Maggie Fischer is originally from Oregon but moved to San Diego, California, after receiving her B.A. in English from Gonzaga University. The daughter of a children’s librarian, Maggie has books in her blood, and relishes the opportunity to write and edit books for kids. She spends her time forgetting to take advantage of the beach, pretending the neighbor’s cat is her own, and listening to true crime podcasts that keep her up at night. 

Amanda Enright has illustrated a range of children's books, with subjects ranging from fairies and elves to religious characters, and from ants to elephants. Her bright colors and distinctive style have proved a hit with children internationally.