Featured Book: The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse
Written by Mac Barnett Illustrated by Jon Klassen
Storytime is free and open to the public, for all ages, even wee little babes.
ABOUT THE BOOK: "Swallowed by a wolf, a mouse and duck defend their cozy belly from a hunter.When the mouse is swallowed, its lament wakes duck, abed "in the belly of the beast." Over breakfast, the mouse asks, "Where did you get jam?...And a tablecloth?" The response: "You'd be surprised what you find inside of a wolf." ~Kirkus Reviews Ages 4-8.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Mac Barnett is the author of three books illustrated by Jon Klassen: Extra Yarn, which won a Caldecott Honor and a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award; Sam and Dave Dig a Hole, which won a Caldecott Honor and an E. B. White Award; and Triangle. With Jory John, he is the co-author of the New York Times best-selling series The Terrible Two. Mac Barnett lives in California.
ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR: Jon Klassen is the author-illustrator of I Want My Hat Back, a Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book; This Is Not My Hat, winner of the Caldecott Medal and the Kate Greenaway Medal; and We Found a Hat. He also illustrated two Caldecott Honor Books, Sam and Dave Dig a Hole and Extra Yarn, as well as Triangle, all written by Mac Barnett. Jon Klassen lives in Los Angeles.