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A is for Awesome! - by Eva Chen (Board Book)

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Specifications

Dimensions (Overall): 7.9 Inches (H) x 9 Inch (W) x .6 Inch (D)

Weight: 1.1 Pounds

Suggested Age: 0-3 Years

Number of Pages: 32

Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Sub-Genre: Concepts

Format: Board Book

Publisher: Feiwel & Friends

Author: Eva Chen

Book theme: Alphabet

Language: English

Street Date: October 11, 2019
TCIN: 54317831
UPC: 9781250215994
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-9872
Origin: Made in the USA

Description



About the Book



Instagram superstar Chen, author of "Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes, " is back with an alphabet board book depicting such feminist icons as Amelia Earhart, Beyonce, and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, featuring spirited illustrations by Desierto. Full color.



Book Synopsis



Why stick with plain old A, B, C when you can have Amelia (Earhart), Malala, Tina (Turner), Ruth (Bader Ginsburg), all the way to eXtraordinary You--and the Zillion of adventures you will go on?

Instagram superstar Eva Chen, author of Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes, is back with an alphabet board book depicting feminist icons in A Is for Awesome: 23 Iconic Women Who Changed the World, featuring spirited illustrations by Derek Desierto.



Review Quotes



Praise for A Is for Awesome!:

A Publishers Weekly Bestseller!

That theme of swinging for the fences and going for it is the undercurrent in this book. Even though it's about how they're all awesome, the real undercurrent is, 'Look at all these people who are superheroes who are just like you.' I try to tell that to my daughter. --Hasan Minhaj, in Huffpost

Praise for Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes:

A New York Times Bestseller!

Featured in Oprah Magazine's Holiday Gift Guide
Recommended by Rachael Ray as the perfect holiday gift
Featured in InStyle's Holiday Gift Guide

"[A] fresh take on a fairy tale." --Forbes.com

"Those who are 3, 13, or 30 can all enjoy the book." --Vogue.com

Not only does this book pay homage to some of history's greatest women, it also gives them snaps for their fashion sense. --Romper

Kids need more books like this. --HelloGiggles

[This book is] not going to drop without a bang. --Refinery29

[A] charming story. --MyDomaine

"Chen proves that the accessory can actually provide an important teachable moment for young kids." --WhoWhatWear



About The Author



Eva Chen, the author of Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes and A Is for Awesome, is a first-generation Chinese-American who grew up in New York City. She blames her deviation from pre-med at Johns Hopkins University on a love of fashion and beauty instilled in her by her mother, whose perfect bob and lipstick made a permanent imprint on her impressionable young mind. Previously the editor in chief of Lucky, Eva has also written for ELLE, Vogue, Teen Vogue, Vogue China, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal. She is currently the head of fashion partnerships at Instagram, where she is guilty of the occasional duck-face selfie. Eva lives in New York City with her husband and two children.

Derek Desierto is a Vancouver-based illustrator, designer, and overall nice guy from a nice family. His animation work has been recognized by the Ottawa International Animation Festival, the National Cartoonist Society, and 9 Story Media Group. Currently, he is living the dream as a freelance artist for animated TV shows and picture books. His ultimate goal in life is to meet Oprah and become one of her Favorite Things.

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Estimated ship dimensions: 1 inches length x 9 inches width x 7.9 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1.1 pounds
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Guest Ratings & Reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
82% would recommend
23 recommendations

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