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Moving House The fog in Foggytown was so thick that people bumped into parking meters and streetlamps and each otherSo Joey and Chloe's parents decide it's time to move But Joey and Chloe love their house And as it turns out their house loves them and has a very special and utterly fantastic way of taking matters into its own handsComic and picture book star Mark Siegel has spun a delightful and compelling fantasy for young picture book readers illustrated in a uniue style that combines elements of traditional picture book comic and animation art

About the Author: Mark Siegel

Mark Siegel was born in Ann Arbor Michigan grew up in Paris France and now lives in New York A graduate of Brown University he is the author and illustrator of several award winning picture books including the graphic novel SAILOR TWAIN and the 5 WORLDS series Mark is also founded First Second Books—Macmillan's prestigious graphic novel publisher

10 thoughts on “Moving House

  1. says:

    That's not fog That's pollution bruhAlso those kids seemed a bit too young to be wandering home in such thick fogAlso those kids seemed a bit too old to be sleeping in baby carriages

  2. says:

    Loved it Funny touching great pictures Lovely picture book

  3. says:

    I found this picture book in the moving section of my library but it's not really about moving It has an environmental message; specifically the people and even the houses are desperate to escape all the fog which seems to be a euphemism for air pollution As an answer the houses all come to life growing arms and legs and move onto hills above the fogDespite the didactic nature of this book's message it works even less

  4. says:

    Rabbit and I tore into this delightful book as soon as it crossed our threshold and we loved it The story of a family that is moving house and the children and the house that conspire to stay together is a fun read and a deceptively simple story There is a lot happening beneath the words and around the corners of the images; as author Mark Siegel explains in this snippet interview moving house has a lot of meaning to young c

  5. says:

    This story was a bit lost on me I did not get it Was it about the kids moving and loving their house? Was it to make a point about the environment and having clean air? I don't think kids will get the house just picking up and walking around to end up at a different point on the globe Okay

  6. says:

    The art was nice enough Siegel's last big project was the Siebert honor book To Dance but the story was a little bit lost on me The city is oppressing the affluent white family with its dirtiness so their house picks up and moves them to the peaceful countryside? Did I get that right?

  7. says:

    imaginative and deliciously drawn

  8. says:

    A delightful fantasy and a clever twist on stories about moving anxieties

  9. says:

    Interesting imaginative elements but it feels a little didactic and does not make sense overall

  10. says:

    Foggytown had such thick fog that people couldn’t even see where they were walking Chloe and Joey wished that they could see the stars from their house but it was far too foggy for that One foggy day when they returned home their parents announced that they were moving As they went to bed the two children thought about everything they would miss about this house the warm spot on the kitchen floor the long hallway to run down and their secret spot upstairs Th

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