Signed first printing of this Caldecott Honor-winning case of stuffed animal mistaken identity that is revealed in the middle of the night – with original drawing.
Fine in near fine dust jacket.
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, (2007). 9'' x 12''. Original color pictorial boards. Original unclipped ($16.99) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color. Unpaginated. Signed by Willems to title page with original drawing of KNUFFLE BUNNY. Jacket with a hint of edgewear, tiny spot of soil to rear. Sharp and bright.
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