“Let the festivities begin!”
This artwork is from the book “The Surprise Party”, the fifth of five books in the “Rip Squeak and Friends” series.
This book in the series is illustrated by Loyal de Neuville an accomplished fine artist and illustrator for over twenty-five years. His work has been featured on magazine covers and books, and his portraits and commissions have been seen all over the world. “The Surprise Party” is his first book for children. Loyal lives in San Luis Obispo, California, the hometown of Rip Squeak!
The fourth and fifth books in the series are written by Lee Cohen, author of the acclaimed true-life story, “The Children of Willesden Lane”, as well as several picture books and scripts for television and feature animation.