The Lucky Plucky Chairs


Author Rolf Fehlbaum, Illustrated by Maira Kalman
Publisher Vitra Design Museum
Date 2015
Cover Hardcover
Dimensions 6.1 x 8.2 in., 48 Pages
When a set of eight classic old No. 14 Thonet chairs are threatened with certain doom, their ingenuity saves the day. Together they discover a way to escape, and encounter a world of the most wonderful and imaginative chairs from around the globe. The Thonets discover, too, that they have a talent for the stage. This charming tale by Rolf Fehlbaum, with delightful illustrations by Maira Kalman, is accompanied by a brief and informative glossary of 22 of the most innovative chairs created in 150 years.

Age range: 8 to 12 years old