A Day with Wilbur Robinson

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Harper Collins, Aug 22, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Come meet the Robinsons: Young Wilbur has a robot. Uncle Art has his own flying saucer. Cousin Laszlo has an antigravity device. The butler is an octopus.

It's snowing in the east wing. And somebody left the Time Machine on, so . . . Well, perhaps you'd care to read what happens next.

From William Joyce, creator of the Emmy-winning Rolie Polie Olie as well as author and illustrator of a stack of whimsy-based entertainments for children and like-minded adults.


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Review: A Day with Wilbur Robinson (Dinosaur Bob)

User Review  - Julie Misajon - Goodreads

The book was pretty way different from the movie. The movie was a tear-jerker especially the ending scene and i had the goosebumps when Lewis met his older version. Too bad that although the movie had ... Read full review

Review: A Day with Wilbur Robinson (Dinosaur Bob)

User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

There's not really much of a plot here... but I'd love to hang out at the Robinson house. (I was pleasantly surprised that Disney Studios managed to make a movie out of this that captured the feel of ... Read full review


About the author (2006)

William Joyce lives in Shreveport, Louisiana, with his lovely wife, Elizabeth, and their children, Mary Katherine and Jack. They also have a dachshund named Rose and something else named Rex. Mr. Joyce has produced two animated television shows based on his books: Rolie Polie Olie and George Shrinks. He also produced and designed the animated feature film Robots. Every once in a while he does a cover for The New Yorker. His alarmingly optimistic picture books include Dinosaur Bob and His Adventures with the Family Lazardo, Santa Calls, The Leaf Men and the Brave Good Bugs, and Bently & Egg.He is currently futzing around on several books and stories that embrace the alleged healing power of heroically scaled silliness.

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