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Ringo Starr to publish children's picture book

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Ringo Starr is writing a children's picture book based on his Beatles hit Octopus's Garden.

Ben Cort, the illustrator of Aliens Love Underpants and a Beatles fan, has been signed up to illustrate the book, which will be published in October.

Starr, 72, also known also as the narrator of the children's television series Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, said: “It gives me great pleasure to collaborate with Ben Cort and Simon & Schuster for the further adventures of Octopus’s Garden. Peace and Love, Ringo.”

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Source: The Telegraph

Photo Credit: Getty Images

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