AMY TIMBERLAKE- VIRTUAL AUTHOR EVENT- Readings From Oconomowaukee

Virtual Author Event
AMY TIMBERLAKE

in Conversation with
Daniel Goldin & Lisa Baudoin
Wednesday, September 15
2:00 p.m.
Via ZOOM

September Readings From Oconomowaukee is a special event with author Amy Timberlake, author of Skunk and Badger! The second book in the series, Skunk and Badger: Egg Marks the Spot, will be discussed by Amy Timberlake with Daniel of Boswell Books and Lisa of Books & Company. 

 

About the book: Buried in the heart of every animal is a secret treasure. Badger's is the Spider Eye Agate, stolen years ago by his crafty and treasure-trade-dealing cousin, Fisher. Skunk's is Sundays with the New Yak Times Book Review. When Mr. G. Hedgehog threatens to take the Book Review as soon as it thumps on the doorstep, Skunk decides an adventure ("X Marks the Spot ") will solve both their problems. Badger agrees, and together they set off for his favorite campsite on Endless Lake. But all is not as it seems at Campsite #5. Harrumphs in the night. Unexpected friends. Then Fisher appears, and Badger knows something is up. Something involving secrets, betrayals, and lies. And a luminous, late-Jurassic prize.

In a volume that includes full-color plates and additional black-and-white illustrations by Caldecott medalist Jon Klassen, Newbery Honor author Amy Timberlake takes readers on a second adventure in the new series reviewers have called an instant classic, with comparisons to Frog and ToadWinnie-the-Pooh, and The Wind in the Willows.

PREORDER YOUR COPY AT 20% OFF THE LIST PRICE- FROM BOSWELL BOOKS OR BOOKS & COMPANY
on sale 9/14/21

About the author: Amy Timberlake's novels for young readers have received a Newbery Honor, an Edgar Award, a Golden Kite Award, and the China Times Best Book Award. She grew up in Hudson, Wisconsin, but now calls Chicago home. She is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College, and holds an MA in English and Creative Writing from the University of Illinois. You can find her walking on Chicago's Lakefront Trail on cool, crisp fall days.

Event date: 
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
WI
Egg Marks the Spot (Skunk and Badger 2) Cover Image
By Amy Timberlake, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$15.16
ISBN: 9781643750064
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 14th, 2021

Skunk and Badger (Skunk and Badger 1) Cover Image
By Amy Timberlake, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781643750057
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

One Came Home Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375873454
Availability: Not On Our Shelves Now--Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Yearling - January 7th, 2014