Bookworks & Bosque School Present Mac Barnett & Jon Klassen, The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse

Bookworks & Bosque School Present Mac Barnett & Jon Klassen October 12th on tour for their new picture book, The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse!

A talk with a drawing demo and a book signing for children and families will take place in Budagher Hall. The event is free to attend, but entry in the signing line requires a purchase of the new book, The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse.

The event will be part of Bosque School students' service learning projects and art and literature exploration! 

Parking is available in the unpaved dirt lot near Budagher Hall. Students will be on hand to answer your questions. 

About the book:

This is a story about a duck and mouse who get swallowed by a wolf, and then decide to live in his belly.

Early one morning a mouse met a wolf 
and was quickly gobbled up.

When a woeful mouse is swallowed by a wolf, he quickly learns he is not alone: a duck has already set up digs, and, boy, has that duck got it figured out! Turns out it's pretty nice in there, with delicious food and elegant table settings, courtesy of the wolf's unchecked gluttony. And there's something even better: no more fear of being eaten by a wolf! In fact, life is pretty good, until a hunter shows up. . . . With a nod to traditional fables and a wink to the reader, the award-winning Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen offer a tale of cooperation and creative cuisine that is sure to go down easy.

Mac Barnett is the author of several books for children, including Extra Yarn, illustrated by Jon Klassen, a Caldecott Honor Book and winner of a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, and Sam and Dave Dig a Hole, a Caldecott Honor Book and winner of the E. B. White Read Aloud Award. He is the co-author, with Jory John, of the New York Times best-selling series The Terrible Two. Mac Barnett lives in California.

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 is also the illustrator of two Caldecott Honor Books, Sam and Dave Dig a Hole and Extra Yarn, both written by Mac Barnett. Jon Klassen lives in Los Angeles.

Event date: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
Bosque School--Budagher Hall
4000 Bosque School Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763677541
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - October 10th, 2017

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Triangle Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763696030
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 14th, 2017

Sam & Dave Dig a Hole Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763662295
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - October 14th, 2014