On an afternoon like any other, an artist's imagination abruptly disappears - and never returns. His quest to find it leads him to The Last Resort - a remote seaside island populated by some extraordinary guests. And as he searches, he realizes that he is not the only one looking for something.
J Patrick Lewis (Author) J. Patrick Lewis is a storyteller and award winning author of many children's books. As well as his writing, and going on numerous school visits, he works as a children's book reviewer for The New York Times. The Last Resort is his fourth book for Creative Editions. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.Roberto Innocenti (Illustrator) Roberto Innocenti was born in 1940 in Bagno a Ripoli, a small town near Florence. Never having attended art school, he went to Rome to work in an animation studio. Returning to Florence, he began designing books and illustrating film and theatre posters. He has illustrated Pinocchio, A Christmas Carol, J. Patrick Lewis's The Last Resort and Ruth Vander Zee's Erika's Story. He lives in Florence with his wife.