From New York Times bestselling author Mac Barnett and Geisel Award-winning illustrator Greg Pizzoli, an uproarious early reader series about a mischievous rabbit, a cranky old lady, and a lovable dog.
Jack, Rex, and the Lady visit the zoo. But when Jack gets hungry, he sneaks into a koala's cage to steal some snacks. In a case of mistaken identity, the Lady takes the koala home and leaves Jack stuck in the cage. How will Jack escape, and will the Lady and Rex be happier with the new
Welcome to the laugh-out-loud and irreverent world of Jack, a new early reader series by the New York Times
bestselling and award-winning team of Mac Barnett and Greg Pizzoli.
Mac Barnett is the New York Times
bestselling author of more than forty books, including Sam and Dave Dig a Hole
, Extra Yarn
, and the Mac B., Kid Spy series. His books have won numerous prizes, including three E. B. White Read-Aloud Awards, two Caldecott Honors, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book
Award. Mac lives in Oakland, California.
Greg Pizzoli is an author, illustrator, and printmaker. His first picture book, The Watermelon Seed
, won the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, and his book Good Night Owl
was a Geisel Honor. His Viking nonfiction picture book Tricky Vic
was a New York Times
Best Illustrated of 2015. He lives in Philadelphia.
“Barnett works wonders with a limited vocabulary, packing the stories with humor, tension—and admonishments of Jack. Pizzoli’s scruffy-edged, emotive cartoons are just as funny, and he carries the comedy into drawing lessons and closing endpapers.” –Publishers Weekly
, starred review★
"Jack is a rule-proof bundle of bunny-eared id who does as he pleases, and therein lies his considerable charm.” –BCCB, starred review