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(Signed Copy, personalized by author & illustrator) $17.99

If you’d like Kelly Murphy & Jamie Michalak to person-alize your copy of Dakota Crumb: Tiny Treasure Hunter, please make a note in the order comments at checkout.

Each personalized/signed book pre-ordered from our website will receive a Dakota Crumb large glittery sticker and a Dakota Crumb cardboard stock bookmark! Plus, one lucky person will win a GRAND PRIZE of tiny treasures (pictured below)!

Each pre-order through our website will be entered into the grand prize drawing.

Grand Prize includes:

  • One-of-a-kind, wool felted Dakota Crumb (in an adorable red sweater embroidered with her initials) bookmark by MillaKnit
  • “Find & Seek Scavenger Hunt” card game to go on your own treasure hunt
  • Dakota Crumb enamel pin
  • Dakota Crumb large glittery sticker
  • Dakota Crumb cardboard stock bookmark  
  • and a mini sack of 5 mystery tiny treasures!

A winner will be chosen the morning of publication, July 6, 2021. The prize is open to U.S. addresses only.

Author: Jamie Michalak
Illustrator: Kelly Murphy
Format: Hardcover Picture Book
Publisher: Candlewick Press

Click here to Pre-Order your autographed copy!

Publication Date: July 6, 2021

Book Description: In a clever take on the “night at the museum” theme, a little mouse with a genius for collecting leads picture book readers—and seek-and-find fans—on a thrilling nocturnal adventure.

A Junior Library Guild Selection

“A delightful, entertaining romp with lots of surprises!” —Kirkus

“The writing draws listeners into the story with hints of daring escapades, and its tone sets the stage for adventure. The inviting artwork … enhances that atmos-phere with shadowy scenes of the exhibit halls at night. Fun for reading aloud!” —Booklist

“[Murphy’s] digitally colored pen and ink drawings are both adventure-story cine-matic and wonderfully evocative.” —Publishers Weekly

Dakota Crumb: Tiny Treasure Hunter is both a rollicking story with a dash of danger and, in its final eye-popping spreads, a seek-and-find challenge. As the clock in the great museum tick-tocks past midnight, a little mouse with a sack and a treasure map scurries past the guards.

Plucky and intrepid Dakota Crumb scours the museum for artifacts, including the famous Purple Jewel of Cairo (a gumdrop stashed in an exhibit). By day, the little mouse shares her carefully curated finds with fellow tiny creatures that flock to Miss Crumb’s tiny Mousehole Museum.

A feast for sharp-eyed readers—who’ll delight in circling back after the story to pore over the illustrations in search of treasure—this gently suspenseful tale, splashed with soft, dusky hues, evokes a world of wonders after dark.

ISBN: 978-1536203943



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