I’m thrilled to reveal the cover of my newest picture book, Boxer Baby Battles Bedtime!
I wanted to introduce Kai Gietzen, the illustrator for Boxer Baby Battles Bedtime. Kai is a recent graduate of the Illustration program at the Rhode Island School of Design! This is his debut picture book as an illustrator.
How would I describe Kai’s illustrations in the book? His use of perspective to show the page spread in an unusual and dramatic way is honestly something that I have never seen before in picture books. He also uses light and shadow to create a mesmerizing focal point. Finally, his whimsical illustrations convey movement and humor in a really fun way.
Boxer Baby Battles Bedtime! by Mia Wenjen, illustrated by Kai Gietzen
Dad needs to get Boxer Baby down for her nap but she is not going down without a fight! This funny picture book told in three rounds includes boxing idioms. This picture book also celebrates the unsung heroes — dads who stay home to care for their children. [picture book, ages 3 and up]
and now …
ta da …
here it is …
The cover for Boxer Baby Battles Bedtime!!
Boxer Baby Battles Bedtime! Kickstarter
I will be launching a Kickstarter project to bring Boxer Baby Battles Bedtime! to life in mid-September. Early-release copies of the hardcover version will be available and will be delivered in December. Stay tuned!
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