When Pencil Met the Markers
Author: Karen Kilpatrick and Luis O. Ramos, Jr.; illustrated by German Blanco
A purple marker shows his friends that being creative means sometimes coloring outside the lines in When Pencil Met the Markers, the imaginative, inspiring, and colorful follow-up to When Pencil Met Eraser from writers Karen Kilpatrick and Luis O. Ramos, Jr., and illustrator German Blanco. Perfect for back to school and all year round!
Meet the Markers! They love to color. But Purple Marker colors everywhere—even outside the lines. When the other markers call his creativity a mistake, it’s up to Pencil and Eraser to help Purple discover how making mistakes and making art go hand-in-hand.
This hilarious and clever picture book allows Pencil and Eraser to show Purple Marker—and the rest of us—how to turn our messes into successes and do what makes us happy.
With engaging art and adorable characters, When Pencil Met the Markers gives center stage to every kid's favorite classroom materials, making this a perfect gift for teachers and the first day of school.
In The News
Praise for When Pencil Met Eraser:
"An imaginative and engaging look into artistic possibility." —Kirkus Reviews
"Readers young and old alike will love this imagining of the dynamic duo that is Pencil and Eraser." —School Library Journal