Alice @ Wonderland by Claudia Rueda
[Graphic novel, Age 8+, 11 chapters, 80 pages]
In her brand new book, the graphic novel Alice @ Wonderland, Claudia Rueda revisits an icon in children’s literature, and adds a modern cyber twist to the classic story. Wonderland is transformed into the online social media universe of today that can be magical, confusing, exciting, and scary, all at the same time.
Claudia Rueda is a Colombian author and a New York Times Best Seller illustrator of over thirty picture books. Rueda’s books have been published in the United States, Mexico and Spain and have been translated into fifteen different languages for Asia and Europe. She’s a 2016 Hans Christian Andersen and Astrid Lindgren Awards nominee. Claudia went to Law and Art school and worked as a political cartoonist in Colombia. She then studied Children’s Book Illustration at UC Berkeley. She holds a MFA in Creative Writing from Lesley University and she’s the 2009 recipient of the Billie M.Levy research grant awarded by the Northeast Children’s Literature Collection. Claudia is a professor at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia MFA program in Creative Writing.