In Edmond, The Moonlit Party, Edmond the squirrel is shy and a bit lonely, but he nevertheless believes that his life is just as it should be. He's happy making his colorful pompoms, stirring his nut jam, and going to sleep early. But one evening, when there's once again a party in his apartment house tree, the fragrance of his jam brings an unexpected visitor to his door. With the entrance of Owl, an aficionado of disguises and fun, into his life, everything begins to change for Edmond. Not only does he agree to attend Owl's party. He goes and has the best evening ever, and the world seems deeper and more wonderful than ever before, and just right, too!
Awash with rich color and the funniest, liveliest details ever, Edmond, The Moonlit Party is thoughtful and thought provoking as well as just plain fun! Each page deepens the story while providing a rich serving of visual pleasure!
Astrid Desbordes received her degree in philosophy and has written a number of books on philosophy and religion for adults. Currently, she divides her time between writing and editing. Her first book and her first to be published in the United States was Daydreams of A Solitary Hamster. This is her second book to be published by Enchanted Lion Books.
Marc Boutavant has created picture books in English, French, and Japanese. He also does editorial illustration and comics. Several of his books, including Around the World With Mouk, Ariol, and Ghosts, have been published in the United States. Marc lives in Paris and is nothing short of a genius. Take a close look at Edmond. You'll see!