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Drew Daywalt - Author

About the Author

Drew Daywalt is an award-winning writer/director of film and TV, his work featured on Disney, MTV, FEARnet and Syfy.

He lives in Southern California.

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Other books by Drew Daywalt

Love from the Crayons

Love from the Crayons

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/12/2019

Celebrate Valentine's Day - and love - with the number 1 bestselling Crayons! Love is yellow and orange. Because love is sunny and warm. Discover all the bright colours and subtle shades of love with this charming new book, featuring everyone's favourite colouring crew. The perfect gift for that special someone on Valentine's Day - or any day of the year - and a must-have for fans of The Crayons.

Love from the Crayons

Love from the Crayons

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/12/2019

Celebrate Valentine's Day - and love - with the number 1 bestselling Crayons! Love is yellow and orange. Because love is sunny and warm. Discover all the bright colours and subtle shades of love with this charming new book, featuring everyone's favourite colouring crew. The perfect gift for that special someone on Valentine's Day - or any day of the year - and a must-have for fans of The Crayons.

The Crayons' Christmas

The Crayons' Christmas

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 17/10/2019

A brand-new Crayons book from the #1 New York Times best-selling duo Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers. This hilarious interactive book has letters, games, ornaments, a poster and even a pop-up Christmas tree - perfect for the festive season! 'Tis the season for all of us to write our Christmas wish lists. But everyone knows - even the Crayons - that the best presents are the ones that you give. In this unique book, readers join in as Duncan, the Crayons and their families celebrate the festive season. With real, folded letters to pull from their envelopes and read, games, press-out ornaments, a poster and a pop-up tree, this book is the perfect gift for fans of The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home.

This Is My Fort! (Monkey and Cake #2)

This Is My Fort! (Monkey and Cake #2)

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/06/2019

Meet Monkey and Cake. They are silly and they are curious. Sometimes they agree. Sometimes they do not. But Monkey and Cake are always best friends. Monkey and Cake love building forts! When Cake decides to build his own fort, Monkey feels left out. Monkey builds his own fort that's even bigger than Cake's fort. But before long, they both discover that being alone in a fort is no fun! Drew Daywalt, author of the New York Times bestselling Crayon series, is one of the mostinfluential voices in children's literature today. Brought to life by Olivier Tallec's expressive illustrations,Monkey and Cake combines the relatable humor of Elephant andPiggie and the wise friendship of Frog and Toad, inviting readers to laugh along and let their imaginations soar. Praise for Monkey & Cake: Exuberant, expressive, and full of philosophical inquiry. The Wall Street Journal Funny and thought-provoking. A definite purchase for beginning reader collections. School Library Journal Perfect for novice readers who enjoy a bit of brain-teasing as well as a comedy buddy. The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

What Is Inside This Box? (Monkey and Cake #1)

What Is Inside This Box? (Monkey and Cake #1)

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/04/2019

Meet Monkey and Cake. Cake has lots of questions. Monkey has lots of answers. They are silly. They are curious. Sometimes they fight. But Monkey and Cake are always best friends. Monkey and Cake cannot agree what's inside Monkey's mysterious box. Is it a kitty? Is it a dinosaur? How will they find out... and what do you think is inside? From the #1New York Times bestselling author of The Day the Crayons Quit and The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors, Drew Daywalt, and illustrator Olivier Tallec, comes a fresh new duo Monkey and Cake. With Daywalt's signature quirky style, Monkey and Cake invites readers to laugh along and let their imaginations soar.

The Epic Adventures of Huggie & Stick

The Epic Adventures of Huggie & Stick

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/10/2018

When super cheerful Stick and grumpy stuffed bunny Huggie get thrown from a backpack, the adventure is on! Together this odd couple survives encounters with sea-faring pirates, raging rhinos in Africa, sword-wielding royalty in Europe, stick-eating panda bears in Asia, sharks in Australia, hungry penguins in Antarctica, and piranhas in South America - all before finally making it home to North America. A fantastically funny read-aloud about two unlikely friends and their epic journey around the world.

Sleepy, The Goodnight Buddy

Sleepy, The Goodnight Buddy

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/09/2018

The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors

The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/01/2018

A laugh-out-loud funny new children's book from the author of The Day the Crayons Quit. The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors reveals the epic tale behind everyone's favourite playground game! You've played the game...now read the book. Long ago in the Kingdom of Backgarden lived a fearsome warrior named ROCK. ROCK was undefeated in battle, and yet, he felt unfulfilled. So he went in search of a worthy opponent. Little did he know that at that very moment two more warriors were setting forth with the very same idea. When ROCK collides with SCISSORS from the village of Junk Drawer, and the ferocious PAPER, who hails from the Empire of Mum's Study, an epic and hilarious battle ensues. And the rest, as they say, is history. A riotously funny new picture book from the author of The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons came Home, Drew Daywalt, and New York Times bestselling illustrator, Adam Rex. Suggested reading age 4+

The Day The Crayons Came Home

The Day The Crayons Came Home

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Board book Release Date: 04/04/2017

The hilarious sequel to the prize-winning, international bestseller The Day the Crayons Quit, now available in this toddler-friendly board book format! Watch out - the crayons are back and they're crosser than ever! One day Duncan receives a set of postcards from his crayons who have been lost, forgotten, broken - even melted in a clothes dryer and stuck to a sock! A hilarious text and joyful illustrations combine to show that crayons have feelings too in this laugh-out-loud sequel to bestselling picture book The Day the Crayons Quit.

The Crayons' Book of Colours

The Crayons' Book of Colours

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Board book Release Date: 24/10/2016

Learning colours is fun in this entertaining book from the creators of the #1 New York Times Bestsellers, The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home. It's Duncan's birthday, and the crayons all want to make him a card! With their fun and quirky illustrations of fire engines, dragons, even wheat, the creative crayons each have something special to contribute. But when they come together, they can create a truly spectactular celebration! From the creative minds behind the The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home comes a colourful board book introducing young readers to numbers.

The Crayons' Book of Numbers

The Crayons' Book of Numbers

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Board book Release Date: 24/10/2016

Learning to count is fun in this entertaining book of numbers from the creators of the #1 New York Times Bestsellers, The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home. Poor Duncan! His favourite colours have gone missing. Can you help find them for him and count along the way? From the creative minds behind the The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home comes a colourful board book introducing young readers to numbers.

The Crayon Box

The Crayon Box

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 24/10/2016

Internationally bestselling books The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home brought together in an exquisite slipcase with original art print! 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 for fans who've already fallen in love with these funny books, and for new readers, alike. In 2013, Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers' picture book, The Day the Crayons Quit, became an international bestseller. It featured a boy named Duncan and his funny, disgruntled cast of crayons who decided enough was enough - it was time to leave. 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 brought together for the first time in this beautiful slipcased edition, plus an original art print.

The Day The Crayons Came Home

The Day The Crayons Came Home

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/07/2016

The hilarious sequel to the prize-winning, international bestseller The Day the Crayons Quit! Watch out - the crayons are back and they're crosser than ever! One day Duncan receives a set of postcards from his crayons who have been lost, forgotten, broken - even melted in a clothes dryer and stuck to a sock! A hilarious text and joyful illustrations combine to show that crayons have feelings too in this laugh-out-loud sequel to bestselling picture book The Day the Crayons Quit.

The Day The Crayons Quit

The Day The Crayons Quit

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Board book Release Date: 22/02/2016

The Number One New York Times Bestseller! Debut author Drew Daywalt and international bestseller Oliver Jeffers team up to create a colourful solution to a crayon-based crisis in this playful, imaginative story that will have children laughing and playing with their crayons in a whole new way. Poor Duncan just wants to colour in. But when he opens his box of crayons, he only finds letters, all saying the same thing: We quit! Beige is tired of playing second fiddle to Brown, Blue needs a break from colouring in all that water, while Pink just wants to be used. Green has no complaints, but Orange and Yellow are no longer speaking to each other. The battle lines have been drawn. What is Duncan to do?

The Day The Crayons Came Home

The Day The Crayons Came Home

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 18/08/2015

The hilarious sequel to the prize-winning, international bestseller The Day the Crayons Quit! Watch out - the crayons are back and they're crosser than ever! One day Duncan receives a set of postcards from his crayons who have been lost, forgotten, broken - even melted in a clothes dryer and stuck to a sock! A hilarious text and joyful illustrations combine to show that crayons have feelings too in this laugh-out-loud sequel to bestselling picture book The Day the Crayons Quit.

The Day The Crayons Quit

The Day The Crayons Quit

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/07/2014

The Number One New York Times Bestseller! Debut author Drew Daywalt and international bestseller Oliver Jeffers team up to create a colourful solution to a crayon-based crisis in this playful, imaginative story that will have children laughing and playing with their crayons in a whole new way. Poor Duncan just wants to colour in. But when he opens his box of crayons, he only finds letters, all saying the same thing: We quit! Beige is tired of playing second fiddle to Brown, Blue needs a break from colouring in all that water, while Pink just wants to be used. Green has no complaints, but Orange and Yellow are no longer speaking to each other. The battle lines have been drawn. What is Duncan to do?

The Day The Crayons Quit

The Day The Crayons Quit

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2013

The Number One New York Times Bestseller! Debut author Drew Daywalt and international bestseller Oliver Jeffers team up to create a colourful solution to a crayon-based crisis in this playful, imaginative story that will have children laughing and playing with their crayons in a whole new way. Poor Duncan just wants to colour in. But when he opens his box of crayons, he only finds letters, all saying the same thing: We quit! Beige is tired of playing second fiddle to Brown, Blue needs a break from colouring in all that water, while Pink just wants to be used. Green has no complaints, but Orange and Yellow are no longer speaking to each other. The battle lines have been drawn. What is Duncan to do?

The Day the Crayons Quit

The Day the Crayons Quit

Author: Drew Daywalt Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/06/2013

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