MINNEAPOLIS--(#1 Your Pajamas Are Showing! is the first book in Where’s Leopold?, a new graphic novel series written by Michel-Yves Schmitt and illustrated by Vincent Caut. Six-year-old Leopold wakes up one morning and doesn’t want to go school. Luckily, it’s also the morning he discovers his super power: he can turn invisible!)--
What would you do if you could turn invisible? Would you fight crime? Save the world? If you're like Leopold, you'd rather play tricks on your big sister and steal her caramels! But being invisible isn’t all it's cracked up to be. Leopold can make his body disappear, but not his clothes. How will he pull his pranks with his pajamas showing?
Accessible text, energetic artwork, and plenty of humor make #1 Your Pajamas Are Showing!, published by Graphic Universe™, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, perfect for young readers. Stayed tuned for book #2, Snowball Truce!, releasing in Fall 2013.
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About the Author
Michel-Yves Schmitt was born in Bordeaux in 1969 and spent his childhood and young adult years in Nantes, France, where he studied Applied and Fine Arts. Throughout his career, he has worked as a graphic designer, a cartoon director, and a freelance artist. He currently spends his time writing and illustrating graphic novels.
About the Illustrator
Vincent Caut was born in 1991 in Melun, France. At the age of 13, he stumbled upon a comic blog and was immediately intrigued. Soon afterward he began writing his own internet comic tales. In 2009, he received second prize for "Revelation Blog" at the festival of Angoulême. This award allowed him to publish his first album Treasure Island Mokoko. Mr. Caut is currently studying applied arts in Paris, France.
About the Publisher
Graphic Universe™, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, creates high-interest fiction and nonfiction titles through supreme graphic novel artwork and story lines created by experienced artists of this genre.
$25.26, Reinforced Library Binding
40 Pages ● 7 ¾ x 10 ¼
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