"A veteran author jokingly creates puns on the names of famous figures in this brief introduction to history makers. An amusing picture book with strong illustrations that should whet readers' appetites..." -- Kirkus Reviews
Meet My Famous Friends is a whimsical picture book that honors greatness and celebrates the imagination. You'll meet Vincent van Goat, Susan Bee Anthony, Albert Eine-Stein, Carrotvaggio and many others.
Author/Illustrator Rich DiSilvio has created a unique way of introducing young readers to famous people by creating humorous parodies on their names and appearances that will not be easily forgotten.
While children will get a kick out of looking at the comical artwork, teens and even adults will appreciate the witty play on words, inventive creations, and perhaps glean a thing or two about a few of these iconic people that have had a great influence on society in one form or another. Their lives and contributions have uplifted humanity in various ways, thus being great role models for young and old alike.
As such, Meet My Famous Friends is a fun way to stimulate the imagination and foster a fondness for greatness.