Vunce Upon a Time
Vunce Upon a Time by J.otto Seibold
Book DescriptionThis delightful picture book from the creator of "Olive the Other Reindeer" introduces us to a new character: Dagmar, a shy, vegetarian vampire. Even more than he likes vegetables, Dagmar loves candy. And when he hears about all the treats he can get on Halloween, he knows he has to be brave and venture out into the human world. What follows is an eye-opening night of trick-or-treating in which Dagmar faces his fears, and his courage is rewarded with much more than a bag of sweets!
Buy Vunce Upon a Time book by J.otto Seibold from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780811862714
(284mm x 224mm x 11mm)
Imprint: Chronicle Books
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publish Date: 23-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author J.otto Seibold
Count, Dagmar!, Hardback (October 2011)
Enables you to help Dagmar get ready for his party by helping him count friendly skeletons, silly monsters, and playful ghosts.
Other Goose, Hardback (October 2010)
Mother Goose classics are re-nursuried and re-rhymed by renowned artist J.otto Seibold. With characters that recur throughout the book (like the four-and-twenty blackbirds) and an ending that brings everyone back for a showstopping finale, this book is the most fun dear old Mother Goose has ever had.
Olive, My Love, Hardback (September 2004)» View all books by J.otto Seibold
Olive the dog goes to great lengths to return the giant heart that her friend Dexter left on her doorstep.
US Kirkus Review » Dagmar the vampire loves his veggies, but he also enjoys his secret stash of candy, given to him once a year by his undead friends. When he runs out, a little skeleton tells him about Halloween: "But you have to wear a scary costume, I think." His parents think he's too little to go trick-or-treating, but he demonstrates his pluck by cobbling together a garlic-bulb costume - but is left to his own vampiric devices when it's eaten by zombie moths. The humor inherent in the premise wears thin with each plot twist and will likely leave literal-minded young readers scratching their heads where a simpler approach would have been just right. (Picture book. 4-8) (Kirkus Reviews)
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Vunce Upon a Time book by J.otto Seibold and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - J.otto Seibold
J.otto Seibold has illustrated, and in some cases also written, 15 books for children, including Olive, the Other Reindeer; Penguin Dreams; and the Mr. Lunch books. He lives in San Francisco. Siobhan Vivian once raced electric go-karts with J.otto Seibold, and thankfully, neither of them was seriously injured. Her first novel for young adults came out in March 2008. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.