In this smash-hit series, we meet some of the most inspiring people in history. These mini biographies are beautifully written and stunningly illustrated. All of them achieved great things, but each life began as a small child with a dream. Perfect for curious minds, each contains a fact and photos section at the back of the book.
Andy WarholIn this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Andy Warhol, the ground-breaking pop artist. Little Andy was the tiniest and palest child of the Warholas, a humble couple from Slovakia who lived in Pittsburgh. Sketchbook glued to his hand, he loved every minute of drawing, but he was too shy to show his work to others, even to his family! As an adult he got a chance to publish his first illustration for a glamorous magazine.
He turned his attention to the ordinary, like soup cans he ate from for lunch every day. He showed the world that the ordinary objects could POP, and founded a cultural movement, becoming one of the most famous artists of the 20th Century. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the inspiring artist's life.
No. of pages: 32
Dimensions: 204 x 248 x 11 (mm)
Publisher: Frances Lincoln