Tag Archives: Ian Lendler

March 26

The Hidden Life of Aesop’s Fables by Ian Lendler

The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg The Lion and the Mouse The Town Mouse and the Country I’m sure that just by reading these titles, you could tell me the basic story, and even their moral. We all can. These are some of the better known of Aesop’s Fables. All around the planet, Aesop’s […]

June 16

5 Picture Books (and one short film) That Capture The Moment by Ian Lendler

True story: One morning, my 4-year-old son was sleeping in my bed (it was one of those nights). Sometime before 5 am, he whispered, “Daddy, what day is it?” I mumbled that it was Saturday.   At that point, he leapt out of bed and shouted, “Hooray! It’s Saturday! A stay-at-home day!”   As I […]

September 29

5 Great Picture Books about Relationships by Ian Lendler

Hello out there in Nerd-Land! So the second volume in my Shakespeare-inspired graphic novel series is coming out Sept. 29th (The Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue Presents Romeo and Juliet). While working on it over the past few years, I’ve spent a thinking about great couples in picture books.   I think picture books are some […]

October 12

Five Books That Inspired Me To Update The Classics by Ian Lendler

Greetings, Nerdlings! As they say in radio, I’m a long time reader, but first time writer.   My first graphic novel, The Stratford Zoo Presents Macbeth, has just come out in stores. It’s the story of the animals at the Stratford-On-Avon Zoo who entertain themselves by performing the works of their hometown hero, William Shakespeare­. […]