About the Authors
Isabel Sanchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books. Working for more than 15 years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.
Ana Albero was born in Alicante, Spain. She studied visual communication at the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, and illustration at the University of the Arts Berlin. She is now based in Berlin, where she works primarily in graphite and colored pencil creating vibrant textured images inspired by old pictures and movies.
In this new series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. Each began life as a little child with a dream who then went on to achieve incredible things. This book follows Coco Chanel, from her early life in an orphanage—where she is a genius with needle and thread—to her time as a cabaret singer, hatmaker, and, eventually, an international fashion designer. This inspiring and informative little biography comes with extra facts about Coco's life at the back.
- 7.7 x 9.5 inches
- 32 pages
- Published: 2016
- Recommended for ages 5–8