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Imagination and a typewriter
lead to adventure in a stunning,
nearly wordless book.
Using just nine words, the award-winning
creator of Chalk takes readers on another
unforgettable journey. When three children
discover a typewriter on a carousel, they are
transported on an adventure of their own
creation—complete with a giant beach ball and
a threatening crab. Stunning, richly colored
artwork is paired with limited text so children
can tell their own version of the story.
978-1-4778-4975-0 • $17.99
“Words rule in this intriguing, impressive, imaginative,
nearly wordless narrative drama.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A thrilling visual adventure.” —Publishers Weekly
M U S T-H AV E
Featuring lyrical text and beautiful illustrations, this
bedtime tale from Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley
and Caldecott Honor recipient Lauren Castillo evokes
the splashy fun of the beach and the quietude of a
moonlit night, with twenty yawns sprinkled in for
children to discover and count.
As her mom reads a bedtime story, Lucy drifts o;. But
later, she awakens in a dark, still room, and everything
looks mysterious. How will she ever get back to sleep?
978-1-4778-2635-5 • $17.99
; “Perfect bedtime story for the end of a busy day.”
—Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review
From Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley
and Caldecott Honor artist Lauren Castillo