Edmund Unravels by Andrew KolbEdmund Unravels by Andrew Kolb

Edmund Unravels

byAndrew Kolb

Other | October 28, 2016

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"Consider this children’s book to be 2015’s version of Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Edmund, an adorable ball of yarn, sets off to explore the world. He meets interesting people and visits exciting places, but ultimately, finds that he can’t head out into the world alone without a little support from his family.”
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This delightful debut picture book celebrates both the joy of venturing into the unknown and the value of staying connected to loved ones back home. It stars a little ball of yarn who can’t resist the tug of adventure, the twists and turns of discovery, or the comfort of family and friends.
 
Edmund is a ball of yarn and a ball of energy! From the time he could roll, he’s been bouncing down his front steps to explore, and his parents have always been right there to reel him in and roll him back up. But now that he’s bigger, Edmund is ready to discover the wonders of the world. Everything is new and exciting—but sometimes, even a little ball of yarn gets lonely, and there’s nothing better than the comfort of being around those he cares about.
Andrew Kolb (www.kolbisneat.com) is an illustrator, artist, and designer. He received his Bachelor of Design degree from Queensland College of Art in Brisbane, Australia. His work has been featured in numerous galleries, exhibits, and publications, and he has collaborated with clients ranging from start-ups to major television networks...
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Title:Edmund UnravelsFormat:OtherDimensions:40 pages, 7.8 × 10.8 × 0.3 inPublished:October 28, 2016Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0399169148

ISBN - 13:9780399169144

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent book! Highly enjoyable book for kids and adults. Great pictures and excellent storyline! Highly recommended!
Date published: 2017-12-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from PERFECT! BRILLIANT! as a 25 year old (5 year old at heart) I super loved this book! the unique story line and beautiful illustrations make for a must read book! BUY IT BECAUSE IT'S ONLY 4 BUCKS
Date published: 2017-07-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great, adorable read A wonderful story with extremely cute illustrations. I have purchased copies for all the little adventurers in my life. Favourite page: kitties! I highly recommend!
Date published: 2015-06-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A book both parents and kids will love! My daughter absolutely loves this book and I do too! The illustrations are so fun for kids to explore and talk about, and the story has such a great message. It's perfect!
Date published: 2015-03-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Superb picture book! Great story with amazing illustrations!
Date published: 2015-03-13

Editorial Reviews

“Sunny illustrations. . . . [Edmund’s] trailing tail, goofy smile, twirly ‘bangs,’ baseball cap and jaunty backpack will allow young readers to identify with him. . . . They will smile with recognition when he meets ‘interesting people’ in the shapes of bottles, toilet paper rolls, buttons and even a friendly pincushion. They will undoubtedly cheer when Edmund exhausts the possibilities of travel and rolls himself home to family and friends. . . . This long extended metaphor filled with laugh-worthy wordplay will comfort children and parents alike.” — Kirkus Reviews“Animated with bright colors and lots of action. . . . Tightly woven with wordplay, this is a whimsical story of family ties.”—School Library Journal   “Kolb has a bright, clean drawing style that will remind readers of their favorite contemporary animation, and his panoramas make it fun to follow Edmund’s travels and the trail of yarn he leaves in his wake. . . . Impressive for its visual playfulness and its astute take on child development.”—Publishers Weekly