Barnyard Slam

Barnyard Slam Cover

Barnyard Slam

By Dian Curtis Regan; Paul Meisel (Illustrator)

Holiday House, Library Binding, 9780823419074, 1pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

The barnyard is going hog wild. With tempers flaring--and noise levels rising--Farmer and Son are sure to hear the commotion. None of the animals can afford to horse around, and it will take a genuine artist to bring peace back to the barn. Full color.

About the Author
Dian Curtis Regan has published board books, picture books, chapter books, middle grade novels, young adult novels, and anthology stories. She is a former "Member of the Year" of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, and the namesake of the "Dian Curtis Regan Library" in Venezuela. Dian was born and raised in Colorado Springs. After graduating from the University of Colorado in Boulder, she taught school in Denver until deciding to "take one year off to write." Way more than a year has passed and she is still writing full time. Her books have won many honors, including Best Books for Young Adults, Children's Choice Awards, Junior Library Guild selections, Los Angeles Times Recommended books, New York Public Library's list of 100 best titles for young readers. Dian has lived in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Venezuela. Presently, she lives in Colorado.

Paul Meisel illustrated "Go to Sleep, Groundhog"! by Judy Cox, "Barnyard Slam" by Dian Curtis Regan, and "The Little Red Hen" "and the Passover Matzah" by Leslie Kimmelman. He lives in Connecticut.