A child's plans are ruined when her parents have the gall to stop to talk to the neighbors in My Parents Won't Stop Talking!, a laugh-out-loud picture book about patience by Emma Hunsinger and Tillie Walden.It's time to go to the park, and Molly can't wait! It's going to be awesome and amazing and-- OH NO! The neighbors have spotted her moms, and now they're talking. A lot. And everything they say is boring. Minutes feel like hours, hours feel like days, and days feel like eons . . . Will her parents ever stop talking?! This is a clever, irreverent take on a universal childhood dilemma, written and illustrated by two stars in the comics world.
Author: Emma Hunsinger, Tillie Walden
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 11.32h x 8.92w x 0.41d
Audience: Ages 4-8
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Booklist 01/01/2022 pg. 79
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School Library Journal 03/01/2022 pg. 88
About the Author
Tillie Walden is a cartoonist and illustrator from Austin, Texas. She is a graduate of the Center for Cartoon Studies, where she now teaches. As of 2022, she has published three graphic novellas with the London-based Avery Hill Publishing and three with First Second Books, including her Eisner Award-winning memoir Spinning. She currently lives in Lebanon, New Hampshire, with her cat, Stan.Emma Hunsinger is a cartoonist from Connecticut. She started her career making New Yorker gags before getting her MFA at the Center for Cartoon Studies. Her short comic "How to Draw a Horse" appeared in the New Yorker and was nominated for an Eisner Award. She currently lives in the Upper Valley, where she spends most of her time trying to stay warm.