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Mac Barnett - Author

Mac Barnett is the author of several award-winning books for children, including President Taft Is Stuck in the Bath, illustrated by Chris Van Dusen, and Extra Yarn, illustrated by Jon Klassen, which won a Boston Globe–Horn Book Award and a Caldecott Honor. Mac Barnett lives in California, USA.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Mac Barnett

Square
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
May 2018 Book of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month May 2018 Square builds a beautiful sculpture from the blocks in his secret cave. Square's friend Circle thinks it is perfect and Square tries to make...
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Format: Hardback | Released 10/05/2018
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Triangle
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
Brilliant and hilarious, award-winning Jon Klassen and Mac Barnett's Triangle is the gem of a book. Spare and sophisticated at one and the same time it tells how Triangle plays a sneaky trick on his friend Square. And how Square...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2018
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The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
October 2017 Book of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month October 2017 Award-winning duo, Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen are beloved for their trade mark dark humour in which nasty things happen and some unexpected...
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Format: Hardback | Released 12/10/2017
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Triangle
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
One of Our Books of the Year 2017 | April 2017 Book of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month March 2017 Brilliant and hilarious, award-winning Jon Klassen and Mac Barnett's Triangle is the gem of a book....
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Format: Hardback | Released 16/03/2017
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Reader ReviewedSam and Dave Dig a Hole
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
Shortlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2016. Award-winning illustrator Jon Klassen has created a second delightful and surprising picture book with Mac Barnett, author of The Dark. Here two boys dig a hole. It doesn't seem to take...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/09/2015
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Reader ReviewedSam and Dave Dig a Hole
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
One of our Books of the Year 2014 Award-winning illustrator Jon Klassen has created a second delightful and surprising picture book with Mac Barnett, author of The Dark. Here two boys dig a hole. It doesn't seem to take...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/10/2014
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Extra Yarn
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
Award-winning Jon Klassen's illustrations perfectly capture the warm hearted message of this stunning picture book. When Annabelle finds a box of coloured yarns she starts knitting. In doing so, she transforms her cold, black and white world by giving it...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/01/2014
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Extra Yarn
Mac Barnett - illustrated by Jon Klassen
This is an extraordinary new picture book about a little girl who cocoons her cold, grey town in joy and warmth...and brightly coloured yarn! It's the perfect marriage of a beautiful, timeless story and stunning illustrations from a dream duo,...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/01/1970
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https://www.macbarnett.com/

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