Format: Picture Books
Dimensions: 32 pages, 9.06 × 7.48 × 0.18 in
Published: September 1, 2010
Publisher: Kids Can Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1553377362
ISBN - 13: 9781553377368
From the Publisher
His mum is a spoon. His dad is a fork. And he''s a bit of both. He''s Spork! Spork sticks out in the regimented world of the cutlery drawer. The spoons think he''s too pointy, while the forks find him too round. He never gets chosen to be at the table at mealtimes until one day a very messy ? thing arrives in the kitchen who has never heard of cutlery customs. Will Spork finally find his place at the table? This "multi-cutlery" tale is a humorous and lively commentary on individuality and tolerance. Its high-spirited illustrations capture the experience and emotions of anyone who has ever wondered about their place in the world.
About the Author
Kyo Maclear is an award-winning writer and novelist. Her first book for children, Spork, has received a number of honors, including a 2011 Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award nomination. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.