Above: Graphic book cover for "Quarterama: Ideas & Designs of America's State Quarters" by Garrett Burke.
Join Garrett Burke, designer of the California State Quarter and author of the new "Quarterama: Ideas & Designs of America's State Quarters" at the Upstart Crow bookstore in Seaport Village. The discussion will take place March 17th, 2011 at 7 p.m.
About the book: A lavishly-illustrated, 160 page gift book includes a built-in coin album for collecting all 1999-2009 quarters. Written with spirit, designed with style, "Quarterama" is lavishly illustrated to depict key historical events and inspiring life lessons.
Enjoy an entertaining and educational tour inside America's phenomenally popular 50 State Quarters and the upcoming National Park Quarters. Discover the hidden stories and inspirations behind your favorite pocket change. Created by California State Quarter concept designer Garrett Burke and a team of pop culture pioneers, "Quarterama" is a lavishly illustrated book that doubles as a collector coin album. Celebrate the ideas seen on America’s coins but seldom understood. Until now.