Lin Oliver, co-author of the Hank Zipzer series, gives a reading and signs her new Fantastic Frame series.
The Fantastic Frame series is targeted for second to fourth graders. The first two books are releasing simultaneously just before this event, and Lin will be doing a reading from the first book, followed by a Q&A and signing.
Lin Oliver is a writer and producer of movies, books, and television series for children and families. She has written forty-two books for children and one hundred episodes of television. She is cofounder and executive director of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, an international organization of twenty thousand authors and illustrators of children's books. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Alan. They have three sons named Theo, Ollie, and Cole. She loves tuna melts, curious kids, any sport that involves a racket, and childrens' book writers everywhere. She is pictured with her friend, Dexter.
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This thrilling chapter book series will immediately suck readers in with its combination of fast-paced adventure and full-color art!
When ten-year-old Tiger Brooks and his family move into a new home, he sees some strange things at the house next door like a talking pig in a top hat! When he and his neighbor, Luna Lopez, investigate, they discover a reclusive old woman and her magical golden frame, through which they can enter the world's greatest paintings. In this book, Tiger and Luna get pulled into the painting "Surprised! "or "Tiger in a Tropical Storm" by Henri Rousseau. But they must escape the jungle adventure before time runs out, otherwise they'll be trapped in the painting forever!
The second book of this thrilling chapter book series will immediately suck readers in with its combination of a fast-paced adventure and full-color art this time in the style of pointillism!
Tiger and Luna return to the fantastic frame, and this time they enter the famous dotted world of Georges Seurat's painting, "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte." After arriving on the shore of the pleasant scene, they dash through Paris, get captured by police, and encounter one misadventure after another. And of course, Tiger and Luna must return to the real world to avoid getting trapped in the painting before time runs out!