Located in uptown
New Orleans, Louisiana
513 Octavia Street
(corner of Laurel)
Please come to the ArtEgg Studios to meet well-know children's book authors/illustrators Rebecca Emberley and Ed Emberley and help them celebrate the launch of their newest book, THE ANT AND THE GRASSHOPPER.
"While maintaining the archetypes of the hardworking ant and laid-back grasshopper, the Emberleys transform Aesop’s fable about preparedness into a joyful celebration of community and music with a Cajun flair."--Publishers Weekly, starred“The Emberleys offer such a joyful, imaginative interpretation of the classic that even the youngest will understand the unstated message to ‘eat, drink and be merry.’”--Kirkus, starred
Rebecca Emberley will also be with Octavia Books on Saturday morning at the 3rd Annual New Orleans Children's Book Festival at the Latter Library on St. Charles Avenue.
Rebecca Emberley and her father Ed Emberley, winner of the Caldecott Medal for Drummer Hoff, have created the highly praised picture books Ten Little Beasties, Chicken Little, The Red Hen. Both live in New England—Ed in Massachusetts and Rebecca in Maine.
For directions, see http://www.artegg.com/directions