A dog, a cat, a bird, a fish. Great pets to have. But if you had your wish Why not choose a pet out of the ordinary? Why not a pet who's EXTRAordinary? Acclaimed artist Barroux makes his "Blue Apple Books" debut with a book about an amazing array of pets who cleverly capture their young owners' inner beasts! Cats are cuddly, but elephants? Extraordinary! A Chihuahua is cute, but tarantulas? Terrific! This delightful book features gate-folds that transform everyday animals into the exotic pets kids dream about owning.
Barroux studied photography, art, sculpture, and architecture in France at the famous Ecole Estienne and Ecole Boule. He went on to work as an art director in Paris and Montreal. While in Montreal, Barroux began illustrating by creating linocut images, and he is now well known for his children's book illustrations.