This is a funny, quirky and clever picture book that delivers a powerful message about the true nature of creativity.
Who’s it for:
Ages 3-7 will love this. Boys AND girls.
It’ll take you:
About 15 minutes.
The bottom line:
If you’re sick of pirates and princesses, this is the read for you and your kids. Funny, quirky and with a terrific message about creativity.
What it’s actually about:
Poor Duncan is facing a crayon revolt.
Each one of his colours is cross and has written him a letter detailing their list of grievances. He must find a creative solution, quickly, or his crayons will quit!
What the back cover says:
Debut author Drew Daywalt and renowned picture book maker Oliver Jeffers create a colourful solution to poor Duncan’s crayon revolt in this lively, imaginative story that will have children laughing and playing with their crayons in a whole new way.