Lint Boy by Aileen LeijtenLint Boy by Aileen Leijten

Lint Boy

byAileen Leijten

Hardcover | June 27, 2017

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Lint Boy and Lint Bear live in their cozy dryer home, carefree and happy-until the day Lint Bear is snatched away by a cruel woman with a vendetta against dolls! Can Lint Boy unite a group of lost dolls to vanquish the villain and save his brother?This magical story is showcased in the stunning full-color art of this young graphic novel. A gently gothic, age-appropriate blend of Roald Dahl and Tim Burton, Lint Boy is a compelling tale of good vs. evil that will leave readers spellbound.
Aileen Leijten holds an MFA in Experimental Animation and has illustrated several picture books, including her own Hugging Hour . She lives in California. www.aleijten.com
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Title:Lint BoyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:128 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 0.64 inPublished:June 27, 2017Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544528603

ISBN - 13:9780544528604

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Editorial Reviews

A heartwarming take on teamwork that'll have those who are not easily frightened searching their lint traps for more magic." -Booklist"Framing many panels with gorgeous, swooping art nouveau borders, Leijten creates a vintage atmosphere that underscores the evergreen appeal of dolls. Her quirky story has many charms, particularly in the artwork? " -Publishers Weekly "It certainly has all the required elements to captivate its target audience? " -SLJ "Trim, memorable, and poignant, this graphic novel surely wins the prize for best book about living lint." -Bulletin "? Enthrallingly dark adventure? " -Kirkus"