Lost Sloth

Lost Sloth Cover

Lost Sloth

By J. Otto Seibold

McSweeney's Books, Hardcover, 9781938073359, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 11, 2013

Description

Sloth's phone rings and rings. He races across the room to answer the call, but he's a sloth, so it takes a while. The phone says he's won an afternoon shopping spree! Can the sloth get to the store in time to claim his prize? Yes, but it's going to take an impromptu zipline, a missed bus, a parkful of trees, an oblivious ice-cream vendor, a rainbow hang glider, and an out-of-control shopping cart to make it happen. As soon as the spree begins, the sloth crashes into a pillow display and falls asleep, exhausted from excitement. When he awakes, he finds himself the proud and happy owner of
several fine new pillows. Mission accomplished.



About the Author
J. Otto Seibold is a self-taught artist from Oakland, California, best known as the author and illustrator of many renowned children's books, among them "Olive, the Other Reindeer" (with Vivian Walsh). His work has been exhibited and published widely. "Lost Sloth" marks his twentieth anniversary in children's books.

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