Schedule your author visit with: Mac Barnett & Greg Pizzoli
About the Authors:
Mac Barnett is a New York Times bestselling author of more than 40 books for children, including two Caldecott Honor-winning collaborations with Jon Klassen: Sam & Dave Dig a Hole, which also won the E.B. White Read-Aloud Award, and Extra Yarn, which won both the Boston Globe Horn Book Award and the E.B. White Read-Aloud Award. His picture books Leo: A Ghost Story and The Skunk, illustrated by Patrick McDonnell, were named two of the Ten Best Illustrated Books of 2015 by the New York Times. Mac writes the .Maybe mention the New York Times bestselling Mac B., Kid Spy series instead? He lives inOakland, CA. Follow him on social media @macbarnett.
Greg Pizzoli is an author, illustrator, and screen printer. His first picture book, The Watermelon Seed, was the 2014 recipient of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award and his book, Good Night Owl, won a Geisel Honor. His picture book Tricky Vic was a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2015. Greg's work has been featured in The New York Times, Communication Arts, 3x3 Magazine, and he's won two Portfolio Honor Awards from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. After college, Greg spent two years as a full-time volunteer in AmeriCORPS from 2005-2006. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife, where he teaches at the University of the Arts, Philadelphia. Follow him on social media @gregpizzoli.
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About the Featured Book:
From New York Times bestselling author Mac Barnett and Geisel Award-winning illustrator Greg Pizzoli, an uproarious early reader series about a mischievous rabbit, a cranky old lady, and a lovable dog.
Meet Jack: He lives in a tree house. His interests include snacks, petty theft, and lipstick graffiti. Jack also loves his friends, he just has a funny way of showing it sometimes . . .
A perfect read-aloud with snappy, rhythmic text, this series will bridge the gap between picture books and chapter books and fill the Elephant-and-Piggie-shaped hole in young readers' hearts.
Available Date for School Visit: BOOKED (September 12th)
Available Time for School Visit: Morning & Afternoon
Grades: Picture Book (K - 3rd Grades)
Presentation Time: Coming Soon
Audience Requirements: Coming Soon
Book Sale Minimum:
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