Jacqueline Ogburn, "The Unicorn in the Barn"


The Regulator welcomes bestselling Durham-based children’s book author Jacqueline Ogburn (The Bake Shop Ghost) for a reading and signing her new book, The Unicorn in the Barn. Dr. Dolittle meets The Last Unicorn in this tender and illustrated middle-grade fantasy about a boy and the unicorn that changes his worldview.

"Animal-lovers will adore this enchanting, compassionate tale." —Booklist

Author Jacqueline K. Ogburn has published ten picture books, including The Bake Shop Ghost. This story is her first novel. The resident of a suddenly hip neighborhood in Durham, she works for a local major university. She and her husband, Ben Deahl, have two daughters and a cat who sometimes disappears, but has yet to speak English.

Rebecca Green is an illustrator, painter, and make believe maker whose work has a home in young adult and children's books, galleries, magazines, and more. When she is not making things, she can be found cooking, traveling, and starting too many books to finish. She currently lives in Nashville with her husband, their dog, Mori, and their cat, Junie B.

Event date: 
07/15/2017 - 3:00pm
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The Unicorn in the Barn Cover Image
By Jacqueline Ogburn, Rebecca Green (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780544761124
Availability: available for order
Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 4th, 2017