I HATE PICTURE BOOKS! written and illustrated by Timothy Young

Published By Schiffer Publishing, 2013. ISBN-13: 9780764343872 - Hardback with Dust Cover, 32 pages, word count; 441.

Why does Max hate his picture books? Will he really throw them in the trash? Find out in this new book by Timothy Young, author/illustrator of I'm Looking For A Monster!, Shadows On My Wall and They're Coming!.

I Hate Picture Books! lovingly pokes fun at some of the classics of children's literature. Readers will have fun following Max's story while recognizing many books that they've also read. Using parody, pastiche, and whimsical satire, the author fills his story with references to some of the greatest children's books ever, while Max's bedroom floor is covered in hundreds of books as well.

I Hate Picture Books! was released on February 28th, 2013. On March 2nd it had it's book launch at Books Of Wonder in New York City. It is now available worldwide. Ask for it at your local bookstore. If they don't carry it, ask them to get it for you. If you want to order it online, go to our Where To Buy It page and find an online retailer. It's getting some very nice reviews, please have a look at what people are saying on our Reviews & Press page.

Author Visits: Tim Young would love to visit your school or library. To find out more, click here.

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