From theNew York Times-bestselling creator ofThe Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friendcomes the inspiring epilogue to the beloved classic nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty.
Everyone knows that when Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. But what happenedafter?
Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat's poignant tale follows Humpty Dumpty, an avid bird watcher whose favorite place to be is high up on the city wall--that is, untilafter his famous fall. Now terrified of heights, Humpty can longer do many of the things he loves most.
Will he summon the courage to face his fear?
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) is a masterful picture book that will remind readers of all ages thatLife begins when you get back up.
2018 NCTE Charlotte Huck Award Winner
AKirkus ReviewsBest Picture Book of 2017
ANew York TimesNotable Children's Book of 2017
A New York City Public Library Notable Best Book for Kids
A Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2017
AHorn BookFanfare Best Book of 2017
An NPR Best Book of 2017