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Virginia Brown / Valentina Echeverría
Animal Beauty Handbook

(Manual de belleza animal)

Children and Young Adult / Picture Books

  • Published: 18/04/2017
  • ISBN: 9789974748453
  • 36 pages

Different animals try tips and tricks to be beautiful even though they end up realizing they’ve been beautiful the whole time!  

What is beauty? Is it being charming, ideal, elegant, exquisite or unwrinkled? As much as everyone strives tirelessly for it, the secret of true beauty is in only one place: this Animal Beauty Handbook. Always wild, always beautiful; every single one of them.

About the author

Virginia Brown (Montevideo, Uruguay) is a writer and librarían. She has written and published several books including Una tarde de verano, el elefante, Muchas princesas, Así reinaba el rey reinante, Así soñaba el rey reinante, Unas plumas, Pato y Bepa, Ana Zap, Hay una hormiga en el baño and Cuando el temible tigre.

 

In recognition of its quality, Así reinaba el rey reinante won the Bartolomé Hidalgo Award for best picture book in 2011 and Ana Zap won the National Prize for LIterature in 2014.

 

Valentina Echeverría (Montevideo, Uruguay) is an illustrastor, animator and art teacher. With Virginia Brown, she created the books Una tarde de verano, el elefante, Muchas princesas, Así reinaba el rey reinante and Así soñaba el rey reinante.