The Day The Crayons Quit (Paperback)
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The Day The Crayons Quit (Paperback)

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Paperback 40 Pages / Published: 31/07/2014
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The Number One New York Times Bestseller!

Debut author Drew Daywalt and international bestseller Oliver Jeffers team up to create a colourful solution to a crayon-based crisis in this playful, imaginative story that will have children laughing and playing with their crayons in a whole new way.

Poor Duncan just wants to colour in. But when he opens his box of crayons, he only finds letters, all saying the same thing: We quit!

Beige is tired of playing second fiddle to Brown, Blue needs a break from colouring in all that water, while Pink just wants to be used. Green has no complaints, but Orange and Yellow are no longer speaking to each other.

The battle lines have been drawn. What is Duncan to do?

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007513765
Number of pages: 40
Weight: 240 g
Dimensions: 254 x 254 x 5 mm


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Praise for The Day the Crayons Quit:

"Hilarious picture book brilliance..." Books for Keeps

"It's funny, clever and pushes kids' creativity." The Telegraph

"...stunning illustrations" Julia Eccleshare, The Guardian

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Nicole @WstonesHemel

“Develops imagination!”

This is a fun look at the amount of work the poor crayons do.
One day Duncan looks inside his crayon pack and finds letters from each colour saying why they quit.
It is an interesting look at what colours all children... More

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 73
Nicole @WstonesHemel

“Develop Your Child's Imagination”

What would your crayons tell you if they could talk?
Duncan's have each written him a letter.
Poor old peach doesn't get a look in, red is used ALL year round with no break at all!
Should the sea be green or... More

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 54
Leilah at Doncaster

“You'll be CRAYON with laughter!”

Oh dear. The crayons are not happy at all! Some are overused, some are sadly neglected, and Orange and Yellow are both insisting that they are the rightful colour of the sun!

Can Duncan find a clever solution to keep... More

Paperback edition
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