Random Fictional Reader: Yes, it’s August 27, 2013.
Me: Besides that.
Random Fictional Reader: It’s the day the Guinness Book of World Records was first published in 1955.
Me: True. But what else? Think BIG.
Random Fictional Reader: It’s the day the first hydrogen balloon flight reached 900 meters in altitude in 1783.
Me: True. True. Think BIGGER. Think MONKEYS!
Random Fictional Reader: MONKEYS? As in OOH OOH, EEE EEE, AAH AAH, I eat bananas kind-of-monkeys?
Me: One in the same. 🙂
Random Fictional Reader: You have me stumped.
Me: It’s . . . It’s . . . Drum roll please . . .
It’s the day anxious kidlit fans have been waiting for since forever. (All right, maybe not forever, but at least a few months, almost a year.) It’s the day you can go out and finally buy Warning: Do Not Open this Book! by Adam Lehrhaupt and illustrated by Matthew Forsythe.
It’s available on:
and at a bunch of supercool independent bookstores.
And wait! If you haven’t already checked out the trailer for this awesome book, please take a peek below. Guaranteed to put a smile on your face. 🙂