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The Day the Crayons Quit
By Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Philomel Books
Publication date October 18, 2016
Binding Hardcover
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780399548925
ISBN-10 0399548920
Original list price $40.00
Other format details juvenile
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Includes an original art print by Oliver Jeffers! The two most popular, colorful picture books in a generation are now available together in a joint slipcased edition--the perfect gift for the holiday season!

In 2013, Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers' picture book, The Day the Crayons Quit, became a #1 bestselling smash-hit. It featured a boy named Duncan and his funny, disgruntled cast of crayons who decided enough was enough--it was time to walk off the job. Luckily, Duncan managed to convince them to come back to work and a second book was born, The Day the Crayons Came Home, in which a new cast of crayons found themselves displaced--and not all in one piece--in need of finding a way home. Now these two books are available together for the first time in a joint slipcased edition. 

What's better than receiving a copy of The Day the Crayons Quit or The Day the Crayons Came Home? Receiving them both! A must-have gift purchase for the holiday season, The Day the Crayons Quit Slipcase is a timely and handy offering for fans who've already fallen in love with these funny books and those who will take delight in discovering these colorful tales.  

Praise for The Day the Crayons Came Home

One of Parents Magazine's Ten Best Children's Books of 2015!

Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year! 

“Highly anticipated (yes, even for adults)” —Entertainment Weekly

"Mr. Daywalt’s text blends with Mr. Jeffers’s illustrations to make a picture book that will have children clamoring for more crayon adventures."—The Wall Street Journal  

* "A masterwork of humor and design . . . Sure to be as popular as The Day the Crayons Quit."—Booklist, starred review 

* "A brilliant, colorful tale that begs to be read aloud and a must-have for all collections."—School Library Journal, starred review 

* "Once again, Daywalt and Jeffers create rich emotional lives and personalities for their colorful cast, and it’s hard to imagine a reader who won’t be delighted."—Publishers Weekly, starred review

“Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers once again offer perceptive and frequently hilarious insights…The Day the Crayons Came Home will have readers of all ages chuckling—and will inspire kids’ empathy and imagination in equal measure.”—BookPage 
 
Praise for The Day the Crayons Quit

The #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenonover two years on the bestseller list!

Winner of the E.B. White Read-Aloud Award

Amazon’s 2013 Best Picture Book of the Year

A Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2013

Goodreads’ 2013 Best Picture Book of the Year 

* “Hilarious . . . Move over, Click, Clack, Moo; we’ve got a new contender for the most successful picture-book strike.” –BCCB, starred review 

“Jeffers . . . elevates crayon drawing to remarkable heights.” –Booklist

“Fresh and funny.” –The Wall Street Journal

"This book will have children asking to have it read again and again.” –Library Media Connection

* “This colorful title should make for an uproarious storytime.” –School Library Journal, starred review 

* “These memorable personalities will leave readers glancing apprehensively at their own crayon boxes.” –Publishers Weekly, starred review 

“Utterly original.” –San Francisco Chronicle

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780007513758 Book cover for 9780008167820 Book cover for 9780300012880 Book cover for 9780399548925
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Drew Daywalt | from Philomel Books (October 18, 2016)
9780399548925 | details & prices | List price $40.00
About: Includes an original art print by Oliver Jeffers!
With Drew Daywalt | Board book edition from Harpercollins Pub Ltd (February 25, 2016)
9780008167820 | details & prices | 34 pages | List price $11.30
About: The Number One New York Times Bestseller.
With Drew Daywalt | from Harpercollins Pub Ltd (August 1, 2013)
9780007513758 | details & prices | 40 pages | List price $20.35
About: The hilarious, colorful #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon that every kid wants!
With French Fogle (other contributor), J. Max Patrick (other contributor), Drew Daywalt | from Yale Univ Pr (June 1, 1973); titled "Complete Prose Works of John Milton, 1649-1659"
9780300012880 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.50 × 2.25 in. | 3.80 lbs | List price $175.00
This edition also contains Complete Prose Works of John Milton, 1649-1659
Paperback
Book cover for 9780553350715
 
With Agatha Christie, Drew Daywalt | from Bantam Books (July 1, 1989); titled "Clocks"
9780553350715 | details & prices | List price $9.95
This edition also contains The Clocks
About: Volume 64 in the Agatha Christie Collection (1963) Limited edition of 1000 copies worldwide As instructed, stenographer Sheila Webb let herself into the house at 19 Wilbraham Crescent.
School and Library
Book cover for 9780399255373
 
With Drew Daywalt | from Philomel Books (June 27, 2013)
9780399255373 | details & prices | 40 pages | 10.50 × 10.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 1.10 lbs | List price $17.99
About: The hilarious, colorful #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon that every kid wants!

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