Books Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen Hardcover, 36 pages, Harpercollins Childrens Books, List Price: $16.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleExtra YarnAuthorMac Barnett and Jon Klassen Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary With a supply of yarn that never runs out, Annabelle knits for everyone and everything in town until an evil archduke decides he wants the yarn for himself. Read an excerpt of this book Genres: Children's Books Fiction Also by Mac Barnett Battle Bunny Count the Monkeys Square Chloe And The Lion Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR Reviews, Interviews and More Read An Excerpt NPR stories about Extra Yarn Review NPR Books Summer Poll 2020: Kids' Books Welcome To Story Hour: 100 Favorite Books For Young Readers August 31, 2020 This year we had kids and caregivers in mind when we chose the genre for our summer poll. So here are 100 favorite kids' books, picked by readers and expert judges, to while away the hours at home. Pop Culture Happy Hour 'This Is Not My Hat' Wins Caldecott Medal For Picture Book Artistry January 26, 2013 Written and Illustrated by Jon Klassen, This Is Not My Hat tells the story of a little fish on the run after stealing a small, blue hat from a slumbering big fish. Runners-up for the medal included a tribute to the color green and a tale of colorful yarn in a black-and-white world. Note: Book excerpts are provided by the publisher and may contain language some find offensive. Excerpt: Extra Yarn Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email January 25, 20132:15 PM ET Click here to see the page at its full size. Balzer + Bray Click here to see the page at its full size. Balzer + Bray Click here to see the page at its full size. Balzer + Bray Excerpted from Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen. Copyright 2012 by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen. Excerpted by permission of Balzer + Bray.