The Day the Crayons Came Home, written by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers
Any lover of Drew Daywalt’s first colorful crayon debacle (The Day the Crayons Quit) will be absolutely thrilled with his continuation of the tale! Oliver Jeffers’ illustrations once again delight the reader and enhance the story in this clever sequel. The Day the Crayons Came Home is a wonderful tribute to the colors that readers know and love, sending the message that no box of crayons is complete without every color. Readers follow the crayons as they pursue different adventures – ultimately deciding to return home for one reason or another, but remaining true to their varied and unique personalities. What exactly happened after the crayons decided to quit in book one? Find out in this decidedly funny follow up!