TITLE

Attorney Conrad Rippy: 'That little pig is my heart and soul.'

PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;06/18/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 25, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Conrad Rippy, illustrator of the series of children's books about a pig named Olivia. Teamup of Rippy with artist Ian Falconer; Success of the first Olivia book; Interest of Rippy in working with other children's book authors.
ACCESSION #
4853402

 

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