BE QUIET! (Hardcover)

By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)

Disney-Hyperion, 9781484731628, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 4, 2017

List Price: 17.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

All Rupert the mouse wants is to star in a beautiful, wordless picturebook. One that's visually stimulating! With scenic pictures! And style! He has plenty of ideas about what makes a great book, but his friends just WON'T. STOP. TALKING.
Children and adults alike will chuckle at this comedic take on bookmaking from acclaimed author-illustrator Ryan T. Higgins.
Praise for Mother Bruce
E. B. White Read-Aloud Award
Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor
* "[W]ry text and marvelously detailed pictures juxtapose uproariously. . .Visually beautiful, clever, edgy, and very funny."
-Kirkus, starred review

* "Ryan T. Higgins's illustrations are extraordinary. . . . [A] hilarious, artful picture book with a nod to foodies great and small."
-Shelf Awareness, starred review


About the Author

Ryan T. Higgins (ryanthiggins.com) is the author-illustrator of Mother Bruce, which received the E. B. White Read-Aloud Award and the Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor, and its sequel, Hotel Bruce. He lives in Southern Maine with his family and a menagerie of animals -- none of which are talking mice, but he does have a very chatty tortoise.


Praise For BE QUIET!

PRAISE FOR MOTHER BRUCEE. B. White Read-Aloud Award

PRAISE FOR MOTHER BRUCEEzra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor

* "[E]ntertainment gold."—Publishers Weekly, starred review

* "This hilarious and fun read-aloud will be a hit at storytime."—School Library Journal, starred review

* "Higgins has once again drawn up a winner."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review