Very exciting news down at Fraggle Rock today, as our friends over at The Muppet Newsflash on Twitter revealed that Down at Fraggle Rock: Lost Treasures from the Jim Henson Archives, a brand new, all-encompassing book discussing every aspect of Jim Henson’s beloved series will be released on September 10th. Check out Amazon.com’s official product description below:
It’s been thirty years since Jim Henson’s irrepressible Fraggles first hit the screen in the beloved children’s television hit, Fraggle Rock. This delightful volume tells the incredible story of the bighearted show that helped instill open-minded values in a whole generation of young viewers. Created by the legendary Jim Henson, along with Michael K. Frith, Jocelyn Stevenson, Jerry Juhl, and Duncan Kenworthy, Fraggle Rock remains a favorite with fans three decades later.
Delving into the benevolent philosophy that lays at the heart of the show, Down at Fraggle Rock will follow every stage of its creation, from early concepts to the incredible puppetry that brought the unforgettable characters such as Gobo, Red, and Mokey to life. With contributions from Frith, Stevenson, Kenworthy, and other key members of the creative team, the book will take readers inside the intriguing process that produced this landmark series.
You can pre-order the book on Amazon right now for less than $30. It sounds incredibly exciting and a perfect addition to any Muppet book collection, right alongside Sesame Street: A Celebration – 40 Years of Life on the Street and Imagionation Illustrated: The Jim Henson Journal. I can’t wait to read my cares away!
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