Tucson Festival of Books

Mrs. & Mr. MacLeod


Mrs. & Mr. MacLeod are award-winning, critically acclaimed picture book author and illustrator, husband and wife team. Their debut, "How to Eat a Book" won the Barnes & Noble Picture Book of the Year Award in 2023. "The Door That Had Never Opened Before" releases Feb. 6th, 2024 and is the next book in the series that follows the curiously twisted adventures of Sheila, Gerald and Gerald's twin sister Geraldine Grunion.

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Awards: BARNES & NOBLE PICTURE BOOK OF THE YEAR


Scheduled events:
Illustrator Studio: Picture Book Design: The Marriage of Art & Text.
This author/illustrator team will demonstrate their collaborate process of creating picturebooks illustrated with multilayered cutouts. Their books include "How to Eat a Book" and "The Door that Had Never Been Opened Before."

Education Room 437 (Seats 65, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Children
Signing area: Signing Area - Children (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Mrs. & Mr. MacLeod
Moderator: Ray Martens
3D Art: Diorama Workshop for Ages 6+
In this art workshop, children create a 3-D door with Mrs. and Mr. MacLeod, based on their new picturebook,"The Door that Had Not Been Opened Before." Their books also include, "How to Eat a Book."

Education Room 349 (Seats 48, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Children
Signing area: Signing Area - Children (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Mrs. & Mr. MacLeod
Moderator: Magdalena Castillo-Cockrum
Mrs. and Mr. MacLeod Share "The Door that Had Never Opened Before"
Enjoy a story read aloud by an author and illustrator as Mrs. and Mr. MacLeod share "The Door that Had Never Opened Before."

Story Blanket Tent (Seats 12)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Children

Panelist: Mrs. & Mr. MacLeod
Moderator: Sherry Small

Books:
How to Eat a Book
Children
Union Square Kids
January 2022
ISBN 9781454945444
48 pages

The Door that had Never Been Opened Before
Children
Sterling Publishing Company
February 2024
ISBN 9781454945451

Mrs. & Mr. MacLeod, authors of How to Eat a Book, present a whimsical, thought-provoking picture book about coming face-to-face with the unknown. More/less