Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
New Illustrator's project. I picked number 13 and it's "The Heart of a Monkey".
Briefly the story goes:
"A crocodile wants to eat a monkey's heart and entices him out of his fig tree home with the promise of taking him on the river to an island with lush mango trees. The monkey agrees and climbs aboard the croc's back. Halfway to the island, the croc reveals his motive and the quick thinking monkey tells him he left is heart back in the tree for safe keeping.…
Rough Draft for the large format submission for the Henderson Library.