Synopses & Reviews
Raggedy Ann and Andy and the Camel with the Wrinkled Knees is one of the most popular Raggedy Ann stories. With its fantasy element and high adventure it makes the amazing jump into a pop-up edition. Master paper engineer Kees Moerbeek has adapted Gruelle's original art seamlessly to create Raggedy Ann's magical world in three dimensions. Each spread features a pop-up plus gatefold booklets with additional surprises. Fans of Raggedy Ann will be delighted as they peruse a story that is faithful to the original yet includes so much more.
Master paper engineer Kees Moerbeek has seamlessly adapted Gruelle's most popular story and original art to create Raggedy Ann's magical world in three dimensions. Full color. 6 spreads.
Raggedy fans of all ages will delight in this three-dimensional interpretation of Johnny Gruelle's classic story. Dazzling paper engineering brings Raggedy Ann, Raggedy Andy, and friends to life in this interactive edition of andlt;Iandgt;The Camel with the Wrinkled Knees.andlt;/Iandgt; From beginning to end, this beloved tale is told with pop-up scenes, giving the timeless adventure story a new twist that will enchant for years to come.
About the Author
Johnny Gruelle was an extremely talented cartoonist, illustrator, and storyteller. He had already written and illustrated a book of original fairy tales before creating the Raggedy Ann and Andy stories. Raggedy Ann, heroine of the first book, was a favorite doll of his daughter, Marcella, who died after a long illness at the age of thirteen. Johnny Gruelle eventually created over forty Raggedy Ann and Andy books, all capturing his unique version of childhood.