Pencil: A Story With A Point

byAnn IngallsIllustratorDean Griffiths

July 28, 2020|
Pencil: A Story With A Point by Ann Ingalls
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Back in two sharp new editions, this oh-so-punny friendship story is making its mark.

Pencil and his boy Jackson are a great pair: they draw, they sketch, they scribble. But then Jackson gets Tablet and Pencil finds himself dumped in the dreaded junk drawer; he just can’t compete with Tablet’s videos, games, and movies. How will Pencil ever reclaim Jackson’s attention? With the help of some new pun-loving junk-drawer friends (and a drooling, pencil-chomping dog), Pencil sketches out a plan to draw Jackson back into their friendship.

A former educator whose first book was shortlisted for a Crystal Kite award, author Ann Ingalls uses kid-friendly puns and an upbeat tone in this story that celebrates friendship, collaboration, and unplugged fun. Buoyed by award-winning artist Dean Griffith''s always-exuberant illustrations, Pencil: A Story with a Point is a gentle reminder that technology is no match for imagination.

Ann Ingalls is the author of more than twenty books for children and adults, including Little Piano Girl, a finalist for the Crystal Kite Award, and Pencil, which earned a starred review from Foreword Reviews, was a Bank Street Best Book, and was a finalist for the Sunshine State Young Readers Award Jr. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Ann gra...
Title:Pencil: A Story With A Point
Product dimensions:32 pages, 10.25 X 8.4 X 0.4 in
Shipping dimensions:32 pages, 10.25 X 8.4 X 0.4 in
Published:July 28, 2020
Publisher:Pajama Press Inc.
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781772781540

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