Signed first printing of this title from the Elephant & Piggie series, in which Gerald the Elephant recounts the wild story about how he broke his trunk – with original drawing.
I BROKE MY TRUNK!
Mo Willems's art is minimalistic and expressive, hilarious and earnest. He began his career as a writer and animator for SESAME STREET, for which he earned six Emmy Awards – his successful shift into children's literature is not surprising. Willems's picture books have earned three Caldecott Honors, two Theodor Seuss Geisel Medals, and he was named the Kennedy Center's first educational artist-in-residence in 2019.
New York: Hyperion Books for Children, (2011). 9'' x 6.5''. Original color pictorial boards. No dust jacket, as issued. Illustrated in color. 58 pages. Signed by Willems to copyright page, with original drawing of Piggie. Sharp and clean.
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