Dave Horowitz’s swashbuckling cut-paper artwork is packed with clever details in this epic companion to his popular Twenty-six Princesses.
This rhyming alphabet book is chock full of fun as 26 mischievous pirates head to Captain Frogbeard’s ship where they hope to join the crew—and the fun! From Arty to Zach, the Pirates of the Alphabet are the most colorful crew on the high seas!
Dave Horowitz (horowitzdave.com) grew up in Smithtown, New York. He studied coloring at a famous art college in Rhode Island, played drums in Oregon, worked in New York City, and was a professional rock climber. Now he lives in New York’s Hudson… More about Dave Horowitz
Hardcover | $16.99
Published by Nancy Paulsen Books Jun 27, 2013| 32 Pages| 9 x 11-1/2| 3-5 years| ISBN 9780399257773
* “These 26 cleverly illustrated and unexpected rhyming name choices are bound to tickle readers’ timbers. . . . The illustrations of construction paper, charcoal and colored pencils have a collage effect with comic exaggeration. . . . These little-boy buccaneers display a nice range of skin colors and hair textures. . . . Aye mateys, heave-ho with this bounty of pirate silliness.” — Kirkus Reviews, starred review