The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore: with audio recording

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The book that inspired the Academy Awardwinning short film, from New York Times bestselling author and beloved visionary William Joyce.

Morris Lessmore loved words.
He loved stories.
He loved books.
But every story has its upsets.


Everything in Morris Lessmore’s life, including his own story, is scattered to the winds.

But the power of story will save the day.

Stunningly brought to life by William Joyce, one of the preeminent creators in children’s literature, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore is a modern masterpiece, showing that in today’s world of traditional books, eBooks, and apps, it’s story that we truly celebrate—and this story, no matter how you tell it, begs to be read again and again.
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About the author

William Joyce does a lot of stuff but children’s books are his true bailiwick (The Numberlys, Rolie Polie Olie, Dinosaur Bob, George Shrinks, and the #1 New York Times bestselling The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, which is also his Academy Award–winning short film, to name a few). He lives in Shreveport, Louisiana. Talk to William Joyce and look at upcoming work at @HeyBillJoyce on Twitter and Instagram.

Joe Bluhm is an Academy Award–winning artist who worked with William Joyce on The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore. He’s also a character designer, animator, and recovering theme park caricaturist. He lives in Louisiana with his wife. Visit him at JoeBluhm.Blogspot.com.

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Publisher
Simon and Schuster
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Published on
Jun 19, 2012
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Pages
56
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ISBN
9781442464896
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Language
English
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Genres
Juvenile Fiction / Books & Libraries
Juvenile Fiction / Fantasy & Magic
Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / New Experience
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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