Book
English

Telephone

Mac Barnett (author), Jen Corace (illustrator)
Target audience:
3-5 years and up
It's time to fly home for dinner! In this witty picture book from award-winning and bestselling author Mac Barnett, a mother bird gives the bird next to her a message for little Peter. But passing messages on a telephone line isn't as simple as it sounds. Each subsequent bird understands Mama's message according to its own very particular hobbies. Will Peter ever get home for dinner? This uproario
Title
Telephone
Author
Mac Barnett
Illustrator
Jen Corace
Language
English
Edition
1
Publisher
San Francisco: Chronicle, 2014
[32] p. : ill.
ISBN
9781452110233 (hardback)
Placing suggestion
Verhalen A-Z (ZIZO)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Mac Barnett

CC BY-SA 4.0 - Image by Larry D. Moore

Mac Barnett is an American writer of children's books living in Oakland, California.

Barnett graduated from Pomona College, where he studied under the writer David Foster Wallace.

Extra Yarn, a picture book illustrated by Jon Klassen, won the 2012 Boston Globe–Horn Book Award and 2013 E.B. White Read Aloud Award. It was a Caldecott Medal Honor Book. Sam & Dave Dig a Hole, illustrated by Jon Klassen, won a Caldecott Honor and the 2015 E.B. White Read Aloud Award.

Works

Novels

  • Brixton Brothers mystery novels published by Simon & Schuster (S&S):
  1. The Case of the Case Mistaken Identity, illustrated by Adam Rex (Oct 6, 2009)
  2. The Ghostwriter Secret, illus. Adam Rex (Oct 5, 2010)
  3. It Happened on a Train, illus. Adam Rex (Oct 4, 2011)
  4. Danger Goes Berserk, illus. Matthew Myers (Oct 2, 20…Read more on Wikipedia