TITLE: Charles Santore: 2009 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Charles Santore
EVENT DATE: 09/26/2009
RUNNING TIME: 24 minutes
Children's illustrator Charles Santore appears at the National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Charles Santore is the latest in a line of distinguished illustrators who have created the poster art for the National Book Festival. In addition to the 2009 poster, Santore has also illustrated such classics as "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" (2000) and "Aesop's Fables" (1997). Santore also writes and illustrates his own books. His latest works are "The Little Mermaid: From the Story by Hans Christian Andersen" (2009) and "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" (2009), an illustration of an L. Frank Baum tale. Santore lives in Pennsylvania.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2009