Artist Sara Ball is a prolific illustrator of children’s books, many of them about modern or prehistoric animals.
By Sara Ball
Flip and flop heads, tails, and bodies to make 1,000 remarkable birds!
From the best-selling illustrator of Mix-a-Mutt, Flip-o-saurus, and Flip-o-storic comes another book with charming artwork and die-cut pages for mix-and-match fun―this time with birds! Flip-a-Feather lets you create wacky combinations of ten types of birds, including a majestic bald eagle, an eye-popping resplendent quetzal, and an inquisitive macaroni penguin.
Each flap features a fun fact about the pictured species, and inside the front cover is a chart showing the relative sizes of the birds featured, from the hummingbird to the ostrich.
By Sara Ball
Flip and flop heads, tails, and bodies to make 1,000 crazy canines!
From the best-selling illustrator of Flip-o-saurus and Flip- o-storic comes another book with charming artwork and die-cut pages for mix-and-match fun—this time with
dogs! Mix-a-Mutt lets you create wacky combinations often different breeds, including both popular pets like the Labrador Retriever and show dogs like the shaggy Komondor and the wrinkly Shar-Pei.
Each flap features a fun fact about the pictured breed, and inside the front cover is a chart showing the relative size of the dogs featured, from the Yorkshire Terrier to the Great Dane.
Sara Ball is a prolific illustrator of children’s books, including Abbeville’s Flip-o-saurus and Flip-o-storic.
By Sara Ball
Create your own imaginary prehistoric beasts by turning over the flaps of this clever book.
This interactive board book lets you mix and match the heads, bodies, and tails of ten real prehistoric animals—like the saber-tooth tiger, woolly mammoth, and acrauchenia—in order to create almost a thousand different imaginary ones. The flaps include interesting facts about each animal part, so you can learn how your Flipo-storic creature would behave. There’s also a handy chart that shows the actual size of the ten real animals that make up the “ingredients” of your Flip-o-storic, and gives the meaning and pronunciation of their names.
Flip-o-storic — which follows the extraordinary popularity of Sara Ball’s recently released dinosaur book, Flip-o-saurus—will captivate the imagination of anyone fascinated by these impressive and now extinct species. With its fun concept, beautiful artwork, and high production values, this book will make the perfect gift for any kid who loves the prehistoric.