"Publisher's Weekly", August 30, 2010 "Reiss ("The Boy Who Wouldn't Share") delivers a witty collection of poems and stories that emphasize mischief... The humor is often sophisticated but nonetheless child-friendly...In cheerful cartoons that recall 1950s animation, newcomer Yanok keeps up with the madcap plots while adding whimsical details of his own."
About the Author
Mike Reiss, primarily a film and TV writer, is best known as a former head writer for the popular animated sitcom, "The Simpsons." He spent nineteen years on the show and won four Emmy awards. He is also an author of nine other children's books, some of which include, "Santa Claustrophobia," "The Boy Who Looked Like Lincoln," and "How Murray Saved Christmas." Mike lives in New York City with his wife.Johnny Yanok's main interests include Halloween, Disney World, and anything mid-century modern. He has won two Spectrum Awards for the best in contemporary art. He is the Art Director of Johnny Yanok Graphic Design Illustration and has been a graphic designer for American Greetings for more than eleven years. Johnny lives in Akron, Ohio.