Tuesday, June 9, 2009

The Retro Kid Inks a Book

Normally I wouldn't give props to a new children's book, but considering this one was illustrated by one of my favorite vintage kids' chroniclers (Retro Kid and Retro Teen), I couldn't help myself. Ward Jenkins, quite simply rocks in every way possible. Like many bloggers will attest to I'm sure, Ward's blog was the first one I started to read with regularity and was one of my main inspirations for starting VKBMKLs. He is talented. He is fun. He is what back in my publishing days we would have referred to as "the real thing." So, without further ado, here it is...

How to Train with a T. Rex and Win 8 Gold Medals

This is your chance to hop on the Ward train and see an illustrator early in his career as he grows and blossoms and becomes even more awesome if that is even humanly possible. Congrats Ward... and I can't wait to see what happens next.

2 comments:

Primrose said...

Super title for a book!

Ward Jenkins said...

Oh, you know I love ya for this. Thank you so much!

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