Barnes & Noble will be hosting a book signing for William Joyce's latest picture book, The Numberlys on Saturday, August 16. Joyce co-illustrated the book with Christina Ellis, an artist at Moonbot Studios. From 3-5 PM, attendees can meet Joyce and Ellis and get their books signed.
Looking to complete your Moonbot Books collection? For a limited time,
you can pick up The Numberlys picture book from Barnes & Noble for
only $8.99 with the purchase of any children's book. Look for it at a B&N near you or order online!
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Friday, August 1, 2014
When a king’s pinky grows stinky, it is up to a smallish boy and a smallish pea to come up with a GIANT plan to save the kingdom— a fractured fairy tale from William Joyce and Moonbot artist, Kenny Callicutt. It's the latest book from Moonbot Books, an imprint of Atheneum Books for Young Readers and Simon & Schuster.
You might think you know the story of Jack and the Beanstalk, but you might want to think again. In this fairy tale with a twist, it hasn’t rained in days and the king has dictated that something must be done—his royal pinky is getting stinky! With a little magic from a wizard, young Jack, paired with his pea pod pal, will find a GIANT reason as to why there’s no water left in the kingdom...and prove that size doesn’t prevent anyone from doing something BIG.
Kirkus says of the book: "Engrossing illustrations and quirky humor, hitched to Joyce's renown, will earn this its audience." Read the full review on their website.
A Bean, a Stalk and a Boy Named Jack arrives in October 2014. Pre-order your book from an online retailer or your favorite independent book store near you: