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A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider: The Story of E.B. White

Released October 24, 2017 by Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt and Company/Macmillan.

The story of young Elwyn White, a shy boy who loved animals and grew up to become one of the most beloved children's authors of all time.

"Herkert's elegant prose and Castillo's stunning illustrations team up for a magnificent model of what a picture book can be...A stunner--radiant event." Kirkus starred review


Oregon Book Award Finalist

Ezra Jack Keats Award Finalist

Junior Library Guild Selection

CCBC Master List Selection

Kansas Reading Master List Selection

Honor Book of the Oregon Spirit Book Award