April Fool, Phyllis!

April Fool, Phyllis!

By Susanna Leonard Hill; Jeffrey Ebbeler (Illustrator)

Holiday House, Hardcover, 9780823422708, 28pp.

Publication Date: February 2011

When Punxsutawney Phyllis forecasts a blizzard on April Fools' Day--the same day as the Spring Treasure Hunt--the other groundhogs are convinced that Phyllis is pulling a prank. Includes information of the origins of April Fools' Day and how it is celebrated around the world.

About the Author
SUSANNA LEONARD HILL is the author of Punxsutawney Phyllis and No Sword Fighting in the House (Junior Library Guild selection). She worked for many years teaching dyslexic students and now spends her time writing and presenting at schools. She lives in New York. www.susannahill.com

Jeffrey Ebbeler has been creating art for children for nearly a decade. His work spans a wide range of mediafrom illustration to paper engineering, large-scale murals, puppets, and even performance arts. And his whimsical sense of humor shines through in his illustrations, especially his quirky characters. He lives in Chicago with his wife Eileen, where he works as an illustrator and makes school visits to lead children through the creative process of the picture book.