Twenty Questions

By Mac Barnett

Illustrated by Christian Robinson

Award-winning creators Mac Barnett and Christian Robinson tap deep into childhood curiosity with a mind-tickling ode to the open-ended.

Not all questions have answers. Some have more than one answer. And others have endless answers, unfolding out to the edges of the world. In this spare yet expansive narrative, acclaimed author Mac Barnett poses twenty questions both playful and profound. Some make us giggle. Others challenge our assumptions. The result is a quirky, wandering exploration of where the best questions lead – to stories. Intriguing, richly interactive, and brought to vivid life by, Caldecott Honor Artist, Christian Robinson’s bright and whimsical illustrations, Twenty Questions is a charming invitation to speculate without limits and know no bounds.

Categories: Picture Books

For readers aged: 3+

  • Publication details:
  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781529516784
  • Published: 04 Apr 2024
  • Price: £7.99
  • Size: 260 x 215 mm
  • Pages: 40

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Customer reviews


'There are no right or wrong answers. Each question is a trigger for a potentially wide ranging discussion. It’s a wonderfully interactive picture book. Read it and see where a child takes you.' Children's Book of the Week, Sunday Times

'This brilliant picture book is fantastic for sharing with inquisitive minds […] Playful and profound, with bright artwork that seems deceptively simple, yet demands attention, this is sure to be a future classic in the vein of John Burningham’s Would You Rather?' BookTrust

'Clever, interactive and offering plenty of opportunities for flights of fancy on the reader’s part […] This would be great fun to use in the classroom, or with an individual child, so long as you have lots of time to let imaginations soar.' Books for Keeps

'The perfect book for curious minds.' Armadillo Magazine

'Featured in the Bookseller's children's previews for April '23.' the Bookseller

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