Synopses & Reviews
Rapper Bun B lends his street cred and occasionally his face to the creative, hilarious, and just flat-out fun imaginings of Shea Serrano in Bun Bs Rap Coloring and Activity Book
. Described by the Washington Post
as what every hip-hop head wishes they had as a child,” this imaginative work started as a series of printable rap-related coloring and activity images. The 48-page, fully interactive book of coloring pages, unbelievably clever activities, and smart plays on rap culture brings these stars and their music right into your living room.Featured rappers include:
LL COOL J
And many, many more!
Praise for Bun B's Rap Coloring and Activity Book:
A star-studded cast of some of the biggest names in rap, all in one book.” Fast Companys Co.Create blog
Its 48 pages long, and thats the exact same number of pages the Bible has, and thats not an accident. Thats a little thing called Gods will.” Vice.com
The book is funny, smart, and as kid-tested, mother-approved as some of these guys get.” Vulture.com
razor sharp.” XXL
If you've spent any kind of time on the Internet, chances are something Shea Serrano has written, drawn, or created has made you smile . . . The books a load of fun, and is sure to please rap nerds and crayon-wielding tykes alike.” Village Voice
Theres art, humor and education, fun for young and old.” Paste magazine
This is one of the few Tumblr-to-book projects that doesnt make me want to punch my computer in disgust. If the phrase see if you can build a Budden doesnt make you chuckle, then you should stay away from hip-hop or jokes.” Christopher R. Weingarten, SPIN
Bun Bs Rap Coloring and Activity Book is gangsta!” Mass Appeal.com
"48 pages of MC worship mixed with a generous measure of the kind of casual dissing of its star players that hip-hop excels at.” Esquire
When Im listening to Drake, I sometimes feel blue. Now, thanks to Bun Bs Rap Coloring and Activity Book, I can make Drake blue, too. And for that, I am eternally grateful.” Ryan Dombal, Pitchfork.com
The hip-hop coloring book is the single most important thing to happen to color since Cams pink Range Rover. Everyone should want a Serrano in their baño.” Nate Erickson, GQ
Like the old saying goes, the crayon is mightier than the sword. Bun B and Shea have assembled a perfect collection of todays brightest hip hop stars for fans of all ages to create, color and remix. The Rap Coloring and Activity Book is like your own personal mixtape that you can hang on your fridge and impress everyone with.” Mike Ayers, Rolling Stone
Fans can now color inside the lines of hip-hop greats.” LA Times Jacket Copy blog
Its gotta be a firstfor rap and for coloring.” Houston Chronicle
For rap aficionados young and old.” GQ.com
You may want to buy two copiesone to color, and one to keep fresh and new.” Buzzfeed
The perfect coloring book for any hip-hop nerd.” Complex magazine
If you have not already purchased a copy, put down this magazine immediately and go buy Bun Bs Rap Coloring and Activity Book.” Kindling Quarterly
A playful celebration of rap
MATT BERNINGER OF THE NATIONAL
"This is the greatest coloring book since coloring was invented. I've decided to have kids just so I'll have somebody to give this book to."
RUSSELL LISSACK OF BLOC PARTY
"I like coloring books. I also like charity. So as you can imagine, I definitely like this!"
The nonprofit Yellow Bird Project has worked with an amazing range of Indie rock musicians over the years to create unique T-shirt designs that benefit an array of charities. This work features some of their witty, hand-illustrated ideas.
The Montreal-based nonprofit Yellow Bird Project has worked with an amazing range of indie rock musicians over the years to create unique T-shirt designs that benefit an array of charities. This first ever indie rock coloring book is a fitting tribute to the DIY spirit of the bands, featuring witty, hand-illustrated activity pages from artist Andy J. Miller. Music fans can keep themselves out of trouble for hours with mazes, connect-the-dot games, and coloring pages for the Shins, Devendra Banhart, Rilo Kiley, the National, and more than 20 artists. With all royalties going to charity, The Indie Rock Coloring Book is sure to warm even the coolest of hipster hearts.
About the Author
Shea Serrano is a Houston-based writer who has written about music and popular culture for the past five years for magazines, newspapers, and websites. Bun B is a legendary figure in rap, currently the most popular form of music on the planet. As part of the groundbreaking group UGK, he helped pioneer Southern rap in the 1990s.