Leslie Helakoski - READY OR NOT, WOOLBUR GOES TO SCHOOL!

Come meed children's books author and illustrator Leslie Helakoski while she reads and signs her new book, READY OR NOT, WOOLBUR GOES TO SCHOOL, along with some older favorites.

In his second book, the excited and friendly sheep Woolbur is on his way to school. Get ready!

Today is Woolbur’s first day of school. He’s happy, he’s excited, and his wool is woolier than ever. Maa and Paa worry that their little sheep shouldn’t go out on his own. But with his cheerful spirit, Woolbur proves that he was born ready! The real question is: Will school be ready for Woolbur…?

A book about standing out from the crowd and taking on new challenges, Ready or Not, Woolbur Goes to School! glows with humor and is full of heart. This is a sure win for Woolbur fans and new audiences alike.

Leslie Helakoski is the author of the Big Chickens series as well as the original Woolbur. She has written and illustrated Fair Cow, Big Pigs, Doggone Feet, and Hoot and Honk Just Can’t Sleep. A  native of south Louisiana, she now lives in Michigan with her family.

Event date: 

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 2:30pm

Event address: 

Octavia Books - 513 Octavia Street - New Orleans, LA 70115
Ready or Not, Woolbur Goes to School! Cover Image
By Leslie Helakoski, Lee Harper (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061366574
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - June 19th, 2018

The free-spirited, fluffy, one-of-a-kind sheep Woolbur is on his way to school, and he’s MORE than ready…

But Maa and Paa aren’t so sure. What if Woolbur isn’t exactly ready for school?

He’s different. He’s unusual. And his new hairdo is kooky!


Woolbur Cover Image
By Leslie Helakoski, Lee Harper (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780060847265
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - January 2nd, 2008

Woolbur is a free-spirited, fluffy, one-of-a-kind sheep! He knows the most important accessories are confidence and fearlessness.

Woolbur is not like other sheep. He hangs out with wild dogs and even dyes his wool blue.


Hoot & Honk Just Can't Sleep Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781454921257
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sterling Children's Books - March 14th, 2017

Dark sky. Wake or doze?
Some eyes open. Some eyes close.


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