What Do You Do with a Tail Like This?: A Caldecott Honor Award Winner

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Clarion Books
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9.5 X 9.5 X 0.2 inches | 0.35 pounds

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About the Author

Steve Jenkins wrote and illustrated many nonfiction picture books for young readers, including the Caldecott Honor Book What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? His books have been called stunning, eye-popping, inventive, gorgeous, masterful, extraordinary, playful, irresistible, compelling, engaging, accessible, glorious, and informative.

Robin Page has worked on numerous bestselling and award-winning titles with her husband and collaborator, Steve Jenkins, including Caldecott Honor Book What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? She lives in Boulder, Colorado.

Steven Jenkins (1952-2021) was the illustrator of many celebrated children's books including Can an Aardvark Bark? and Fourteen Monkeys by Melissa Stewart; Hello, Baby! by Mem Fox; Mama Built a Little Nest and Mama Dug a Little Den by Jennifer Ward; and the 2003 Caldecott Honor recipient, What Do You Do With a Tail Like This?, which he created with his wife, Robin Page. Learn more about his life and work at SteveJenkinsBooks.com.

"Jenkins, this time in collaboration with his wife, has created yet another eye-opening book." -- School Library Journal (starred review)

"This array of wide eyes and open mouths will definitely have viewers responding with wide eyes and open mouths of their own." -- Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"This is a striking, thoughtfully created book with intriguing facts made more memorable through dynamic art." -- Booklist (starred review)

"Jenkin's cut-paper collage illustrations are, as usual, ingenious and remarkable in their clarity, their several components neatly articulating the anatomy of their subjects." -- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

"Steve Jenkins contributes another artistically wrought, imaginatively conceived look at the natural world." -- Publishers Weekly