“Queen of Montana Beach: The Story of Fanny Y. Cory” by Toni McCarty tells the inspiring story of hardworking Fanny Y. Cory. Fanny grew up in poverty since her mother died when she was young. By her late teens she had become a nationally known illustrator in New York City. The story follows Fanny’s life as an artistically gifted girl, her early career in New York, roughing it as a pioneer Montana ranch wife and mother, emergence as an internationally famous cartoonist, and concludes with her last years on Camano Island, WA.
– 199 pages
– 20 color pages, including photos of her life and art
– Book Size 6″ by 9″