• Fred Patten Reviews Title: The Art of The Boss Baby Author: Ramin Zahed Publisher: Insight Editions ISBN-10: 1-6088-7682-9 ISBN-13: 978-1-6088-7682-2 Disclosure: A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This is the […] Fred Patten No responses April 24, 2017
  • Fred Patten Reviews Title: Something’s Fishy Author: Kevin McCloskey Publisher: TOON Books ISBN-10: 1-9431-4515-6 ISBN-13: 978-1-9431-4515-7 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. Kevin McCloskey has previously created 36-page hardcover […] Fred Patten No responses April 17, 2017
  • Fred Patten Reviews Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland   “Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland” Authors:  Eric Shanower (writer), Gabriel Rodriguez (artist) Publisher:  IDW Publishing ISBN-10:  1-6314-0059-2 ISBN-13:  978-1-6314-0059-9 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. […] Fred Patten No responses July 28, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews 5-Minute Spooky Stories 5-Minute Spooky Stories Author:  Disney Book Group Publisher:  Disney Press ISBN-10:  none ISBN-13:  978-1-4231-8915-2 Disclosure: A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This 188-page book (hardcover with a […] Fred Patten No responses August 11, 2014
  • Irish Animation Studio at SDCC   IRISH ANIMATION STUDIO CARTOON SALOON TO PRESENT AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON “DESIGNING THE SECRET OF KELLS” BOOK LAUNCH PLUS EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF SELECTED SCENES FROM UPCOMING “SONG OF THE SEA”       New York, NY – July 10, 2014 – GKIDS, a distributor of award-winning animation for both adult and family audiences, announces […] Gina Ruiz No responses July 10, 2014
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Disney Storybook Collection Disney Junior Storybook Collection Author: Disney Book Group (edited by Denise Scott) Publisher: Disney Press ISBN-10: 1-423-17875-0 ISBN-13: 978-1-423-17875-0 Disclosure: A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This […] Fred Patten No responses June 30, 2014
  • Ribbit! Ribbit! Author:  Rodrigo Folgueria Illustrator: Poly Bernatene Age Range: 3 – 7 years Hardcover: 32 pages Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition (March 26, 2013) Language: English ISBN-10: 0307981460 ISBN-13: 978-0307981462 This is one of the most charming books I’ve had the pleasure of reading in a while.  I fell in love the […] Gina Ruiz No responses April 21, 2013
  • Fred Patten Reviews Illustrating Modern Life Illustrating Modern Life: the Golden Age of American Illustration from the Kelly Collection Authors: Michael Zakian – Richard Kelly – David Apatoff Publisher: Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University ISBN-10: 1-882705-10- ISBN-13: 978-1-882705-10-8 Illustrating Modern Life is the 112-page hardbound full color catalogue of the exhibit, “Illustrating Modern Life: the Golden Age of […] Fred Patten No responses February 18, 2013
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Great Showdowns The Great Showdowns. Foreword by Neil Patrick Harris. Author:  Scott C.  [Scott Campbell] Publisher:  Titan Books ISBN-10:  1-7811-6277-8 ISBN-13:  978-1-7811-6277-4 Scott C. [Scott Campbell] has achieved a wide fandom for his quirky cartoons.  His paintings have been featured in galleries around the world.  His previous book, Amazing Everything: The Art of Scott C., got such […] Fred Patten No responses October 14, 2012
  • Fred Patten Reviews Blown Covers: New Yorker Covers You Were Never Meant to See Blown Covers: New Yorker Covers You Were Never Meant to See Author: Françoise Mouly Publisher: Abrams ISBN-10: 1-4197-0209-2 ISBN-13: 978-14197-0209-9 In October 2000 Mouly wrote/edited “Covering The New Yorker: Cutting-Edge Covers from a Literary Institution”, a compendium of the best and most influential covers from 75 years of one of the oldest and most widely-read […] Fred Patten No responses September 29, 2012
  • Fred Patten Reviews Dragonbreath #6: Revenge of the Horned Bunnies Dragonbreath #6: Revenge of the Horned Bunnies Author:  Ursula Vernon Publisher: Penguin Group/Dial Books ISBN-10: 0-8037-3677-0 ISBN-13: 978-0-8037-3677-1 I do not usually read children’s books of the “8 and up” age level, but Ursula Vernon painted an award-winning cover for a book of mine (adult) in 2003.  So when I learned that she was starting […] Fred Patten No responses June 17, 2012
  • R.I.P. Illustrator, Seymour Fleishman I just learned that the wonderful illustrator, Seymour Fleishman has died.  We, at AmoXcalli are deeply saddened by his passing.  I will never forget lovely books like The Blueberry Pie Elf, The Puppy Who Wanted a Boy, and my favorite, Gus Was a Friendly Ghost.  Our thoughts are with his family. The Chicago Sun Times […] Gina Ruiz No responses June 13, 2012