Dan Santat

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"Are we there yet?" Every parent has heard this classic kid question on a long car ride--and after reading this astonishingly inventive new book (that even turns upside down for several pages!), you'll never look at being bored the same way again.

Let's face it: everyone knows that car rides can be boring. And when things get boring, time slows down. In this book, a boy feels time slowing down so much that it starts going "backward"--into the time of pirates! Of princesses! Of dinosaurs! The boy was just trying to get to his grandmother's birthday party, but instead he's traveling through Ancient Egypt and rubbing shoulders with Ben Franklin. When time flies, who knows where--or "when"--he'll end up. 

Meet the Author: Dan Santat

Dan Santat, the author and illustrator of The Guild of Geniuses. He's also developing his own animated television show.

Find Dan online: www.dantat.com   facebook.com/dan.santat

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Winner of the Caldecott Medal
This magical story begins on an island far away where an imaginary friend is born. He patiently waits his turn to be chosen by a real child, but when he is overlooked time and again, he sets off on an incredible journey to the bustling city, where he finally meets his perfect match and-at long last-is given his special name: Beekle.


Are you having a bad weather day? You should try Dr. Lancaster's Portable Weather Machine. Want to rise above it all? Check out Dr. Torrance's Anti-Gravity Belt. Yes, THE GUILD OF GENIUSES has created many fantastic inventions to satisfy humanity's most pressing needs...


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Some kids are too smart for their own good...and maybe for everybody else's good. When an overly ambitious little girl builds a humongous robot for her science fair, she fully expects to win first place. What she doesn't expect is the chaos that follows.


Some kids are too smart for their own good...and maybe for everybody else's good. The overly ambitious little girl from Oh No is back for more. But this time, she doesn't have a humongous problem, she has an EPIC crisis on her hands: a mere A on her history test There's only one solution: travel back in time to 33,000 B.C.


Tom's Tweet Cover Image
By Jill Esbaum, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
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Tom is on the hunt for a tasty morning treat when he spies a flip-flapping, fluttery bird just there for the taking. Hello, breakfast But little Tweet with his big black button eyes is too skinny to eat. Tom is determined to not get involved, but he can't just leave Tweet there . . . frightened, unhappy, alone. Consarn it It's just Tom's luck to get stuck with a Tweet.


At the station, sirens sound.
Corazones start to pound.
"House fire " says el capitan.
"Fuego Get your helmets on "


To pick, or not to pick? This etiquette question and loads more are answered in fourteen hilarious spreads by fourteen talented, well-loved artists. Each spread illustrates a setting from kids' everyday lives (and the potential blunders they may commit there) and the text emphasizes the right behavior.


When the going gets tough, Dog . . . takes a nap

Dog can Sit.
He can Stay.
He can even Dance.
But when he's in charge, can he keep the cats in line?
All one, two, three, four, five of them?


From Michael Buckley, the bestselling author of the Sisters Grimm and NERDS series, and Dan Santat, author-illustrator of Sidekicks, comes this hilarious picture book starring Kel Gilligan (a.k.a. "The Boy Without Fear") that encourages kids to laugh at their fears and celebrates the bravery it takes to try new things no matter how ordinary.


Practice makes perfect in this kick-butt fractured fairy tale.
Why does this wolf think he can come to town and blow all the houses down? These three little pigs just aren't going to take it from that bully anymore The first starts aikido lessons---he'll make mincemeat out of that wolf His brother learns a little jujitsu--he'll chop that guy to pieces


This critically acclaimed, award-winning middle grade debut follows the story of the three Green children who are cared for by a nanny pig. Yes, a pig.


You should never cross a flying pig...When Mr. Green decides to get married, his children are horrified. If he carries out his diabolical plan, he'll fire their beloved nanny. Breakfast without chocolate? Never Their father must be stopped, and Nanny Piggins, a former circus pig and a champion pit baker, is just the pig to do it R.A.


When Joules and Kevin Rockman's parents drop them off at Camp Whatsitooya on their way to an International Spamathon, the twins expect a summer of marshmallows, campfires, and canoe trips. What they do not expect is to defend the earth from an invasion of sugar-addicted, murderous, seven-foot-tall rabbits from another galaxy.


All of Bobby Ellis-Chan's problems in life can be summed up in one word: GIRLS.
There's his sister Casey, who has a weird obsession with Bobby's goldfish, Rover.
There's Jillian Zarr, who gets mad every time a boy even looks at her.