Bink and Gollie
Two for One
Publication Date: June 12, 2012
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Your favorite marvelous companions are back! Meet them at the fair in this delightfully droll sequel to the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award-winning Bink and Gollie.
The state fair is in town, and now Bink and Gollie — utter opposites and best friends extraordinaire — must use teamwork and their gray matter while navigating its many wonders. Will the energetic Bink win the world's largest donut in the Whack-a-Duck game? Will the artistic Gollie wow the crowd in the talent show? As the undaunted duo steps into the mysterious tent of fortune-teller Madame Prunely, one prediction is crystal clear: this unlikely pair will always be the closest of pals. Get ready for more laughs in this wry, warmhearted sequel to the New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book Bink and Gollie, written by the award-winning, best-selling Kate DiCamillo and Alison McGhee and featuring the exuberant visual humor of illustrator Tony Fucile.
Alison McGhee is the "New York Times" bestselling author of "Someday", as well as "Little Boy", "So Many Days", "Bye-Bye Crib", "Always", "A Very Brave Witch", and "Bink and Gollie". Her other children's books include "All Rivers Flow to the Sea", "Countdown to Kindergarten", and "Snap". Alison is also the Pulitzer Prize-nominated novelist of the adult novel "Shadowbaby", which was also a "Today "show book club selection. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and you can visit her at AlisonMcGhee.com.