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The Day the Crayons Quit

The Day the Crayons Quit

Author: Drew Daywalt

Year Published: 2013

Description: Written by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers, The Day the Crayons Quit encourages very young readers to "think outside the box"—literally.  When Duncan arrives and school and opens his box of crayons one day, he finds them missing. In their place are individual letters outlining their complaints, chief among them unequal treatment and being pigeon-holed into conventional roles. With deft compromise, Duncan is eventually able to end the crisis and get everyone working together again.

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'Dear Duncan, It has been great being your FAVORITE color this PAST year. And the year before. And the YEAR before THAT!'

The Day the Crayons Quit

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