Now available in paperback for the first time: the bestselling and much-loved picture book about Arnie - a very special doughnut who takes charge of his life and makes a great friend in the process.
Laurie Keller is the bestselling author-illustrator of many popular picture books, including The Scrambled States of America, Open Wide: Tooth School Inside, and Do Unto Otters. She is also the creator of Bowling Alley Bandit and Invasion of the Ufonuts, books 1 and 2 in the Adventures of Arnie the Doughnut series. Arnie, the Doughnut enjoyed its theatrical off-Broadway release and is now a traveling show. Laurie lives along the shore of Lake Michigan. lauriekeller.com
"Arnie takes destiny into his own hands with vastly entertaining results." --Publishers Weekly, starred"Laurie Keller is a goofball. She's a genius. She's a goofball and a genius." --New York Times Book Review"Keller gives 'pet food' a new meaning in this savory outing. . . . so deliciously silly is this confection, that few readers will pass up second helpings." --Kirkus Reviews"[G]ood for a belly laugh." --Newsday"Arnie is one of the cleverest and funniest books I've seen in a long time." --BookPage"[P]acked with fun and sprinkled with so many illustrative and humorous asides." --Star Tribune, Minneapolis, MN"In picture books, usually only dogs are as funny as this. Keller doesn't miss a trick." --San Diego Union Tribune"Keller's riotous collages. . . .which are filled with gleeful puns, winning characters, and over-the-top silliness, are as manic and fun as a sugar high." --Booklist"Off-the-wall humor and zany artwork" --Seattle Post Intelligencer