They Don't Make Books About Uncles

by Joe Jurek



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 11/5/2012

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x11
Page Count : 40
ISBN : 9781477285824
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 40
ISBN : 9781477285831

About the Book

They Don't Make Books About Uncles is an adorable story for nieces and nephews written by a real life Uncle. “They don’t make books about Uncles. It’s not very clear why. And that’s weird, because Uncles are interesting guys. They’re awesome and handsome and funny, it’s true. Anything you can imagine, Uncles can do…” This is the story of an Uncle who takes his niece and nephew on a journey inside their favorite storybooks. They soon learn that anything they can imagine, their Uncle will do for them. And still... “They Don't Make Books About Uncles.”

About the Author

Joe Jurek is making his debut as a children's book author with "They Don't Make Books About Uncles." When his niece was born, he went to the bookstore to buy her an Uncle book. He found books about mommies & daddies, and brothers & sisters, and grandmas & grandpas, even books about aunties... but no books about Uncles. So he wrote this one! Joe is a graduate of the University of Illinois and of the Second City writing program. He is currently a copywriter in the Chicagoland area. Joe Ninni is also making his debut as a children's book illustrator. He studies at the American Academy of Art in Chicago and is currently working as a designer/illustrator. Joe's goal with his colorful and fun style of illustration is to put a smile on the readers face, whether young or old. You may see more of Joe's illustrations at