Book Launch: Lint Boy by Aileen Leijten

Book Launch: Lint Boy by Aileen Leijten

Saturday Jul 08, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

28 Adams Street (Corner of Adams & Water Street across from the Archway)
Brooklyn , NY 11201

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About the Book:

Lint Boy and Lint Bear live in their cozy dryer home, carefree and happy—until the day Lint Bear is snatched away by a cruel woman with a vendetta against dolls! Can Lint Boy unite a group of lost dolls to vanquish the villain and save his brother?

This magical story is showcased in the stunning full-color art of this young graphic novel. A gently gothic, age-appropriate blend of Roald Dahl and Tim Burton, Lint Boy is a compelling tale of good vs. evil that will leave readers spellbound.


About the Author:

unnamed-1Aileen Leijten, was born in Belgium where she attended the Rudolf Steiner School in Antwerp. She earned a BFA in Animation Film from the Royal Academy of Art (Ghent, Belgium), and an MFA in Experimental Animation from CalArts (USA). Leijten’s art films won awards and were nominated in Festivals nationally and internationally. She worked on commercial projects for Hanna Barbera, Sony Studio’s, Digital Domain, Mattel Media, Walt Disney Imagineering, and she won a grant to work on a project for the Starbright Foundation, Steven Spielberg’s non-profit organization. In 2004 Leijten and her husband moved to NYC, to make a career transition from commercial artwork to writing and illustrating Children’s Books. She returned returned to Los Angeles 8 years later with her family, to continue their book work from there.


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