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I Like Cats

Anushka Ravishankar, Various Artists

Sunny cats, sad cats, grinning cats, bad cats, cats with scowls and cats with jowls… Anushka Ravishankar’s cheeky verse holds together this gallery of irresistible feline characters from some of the best-known tribal and folk artists of India. Sure to delight cat lovers, art lovers and artsy cat lovers!

$ 30.00

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Weight 320.0 g
Dimensions 180 × 180 mm
ISBN

978-93-83145-28-7

Pages

48

Printing

Silkscreen-printed on paper recycled from cotton waste

Binding

Hardcover

Foreign Rights Sold

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Dutch (Europe)

Fontaine Uitgevers

Italian(Europe)

Adriano Salani Editore

Japanese

Graphic Sha Publishing

A multisensory delight … this lovely artifact will be received eagerly by both cat lovers and connoisseurs of bookmaking.

Part children’s picture book, part priceless showcase of work by the best-known tribal and folk artists from Indian traditions.

This book is a treat for both adults and children.

Anushka Ravishankar

Dubbed ‘India’s Dr. Seuss’, Anushka Ravishankar is one of India’s most celebrated children’s authors, and her witty and jubilant tales are internationally acclaimed and widely translated. Anushka has now written over twenty books and travelled widely performing from her stories. In 2012, she founded the Indian children’s publishing house Duckbill together with Sayoni Basu. Click here to discover her other Tara Books.

Various Artists

Artists featured in this book include several award-winners of extraordinary talent, including Bhajju Shyam, Swarna Chitrakar , Durga Bai, Moyna Chitrakar, Joydeb Chitrakar and Ramesh Hengadi. Many of these artists have exhibited in India and abroad, being featured in exhibitions of indigenous and folk art from India.

Rathna Ramanathan

Designer Rathna Ramanathan has steered the design philosophy of Tara since the very beginning. In the process, she can be said to have pioneered innovative children’s book design in India. Her main interest is in typography as well as in changing the form of the book. She runs minus9, her own graphic design studio, and is currently the Head of Visual Communication at the Royal College of Art, London. Click here to discover her other Tara Books.