The Gift of Nothing (Hardcover)

By Patrick McDonnell

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316114882, 56pp.

Publication Date: October 5, 2005

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (7/9/2012)
Hardcover (10/7/2009)

List Price: 15.99*
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About the Author

Patrick McDonnell is the creator of The Monsters' Monster, a New York Times bestseller; Me...Jane, a Caldecott Honor Book and a New York Times bestselling picture book biography of Dr. Jane Goodall; and the award-winning picture book Art. He is also the creator of the beloved, internationally syndicated comic strip Mutts, which features the characters that star in five of his previous picture books including Wag!, The Gift of Nothing, Just Like Heaven, Hug Time, and South.

Patrick sits on the board of directors of the Humane Society of the United States and has won numerous awards for both Mutts and his animal welfare work. He lives in New Jersey with his wife, Karen; their formerly feral cat, Not Ootie; and their adopted terrier, Amelie.