Dan Santat is The New York Times best-selling author and illustrator of “The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend,” “Are We There Yet?” and “After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again).” His forthcoming book is “Dude!”, which was done in collaboration with Aaron Reynolds.
Dan is the author/illustrator of “Sidekicks” and the winner of the Silver Medal from the Society of Illustrators for “Oh No! (Or How My Science Project Destroyed the World)” by Mac Barnett. He is also the creator of the Disney animated hit, “The Replacements.” His artwork is featured in numerous picture books, chapter books and middle grade novels, including Dav Pilkey’s “Ricky Ricotta” series.
Dan lives in Southern California with his wife, two kids and many, many pets.
Author Website: http://www.dantat.com/
Aaron Reynolds, the author of Nerdy Berdy and Creepy Carrots! teams up with Dan Santat, the Caldecott–winning illustrator behind The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend to create the hilarious, gnarly summer adventure picture book, Dude!
Dude! You have to read this book.
It's totally about this platypus and this beaver who are friends. They want to go surfing but dude, there's this shark who's in the ocean, too.
But don't worry. This shark approaches and you'll never guess what happens.