Ben Clanton

Ben Clanton

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Biography

Ben Clanton is an author and illustrator whose picture books include It Came in the Mail, Something Extraordinary, Rex Wrecks It!, Mo’s Mustache, and Vote for Me! He is the illustrator of the Jasper John Dooley series by Caroline Adderson as well as of Max Has a Fish by Wiley Blevins. A story-scribbler, picture-squiggler, book aficionado, child advocate, dragon-tamer (someday), and avid sock-wearer, he lives with his wife and son in Tacoma, Washington.

Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt

Narwhal and Jelly are back in action for a SUPER adventure! Join Super Narwhal and sidekick Jelly Jolt as they take on three SUPER new stories in this early graphic novel series. Happy-go-lucky Narwhal and no-nonsense Jelly find their inner superheroes in three new adventures. In the first story, Narwhal reveals his superhero alter-ego and enlists Jelly to help him figure out what his superpower is. Next, Narwhal uses his superpower to help a friend find his way back home. In the third story, Jelly is feeling blue and Narwhal comes to the rescue. Clanton showcases the joys of friendship and the power of believing in yourself and others through this irresistible duo.

Events & Tickets

Wed, Oct. 11 @ 10am: Wordfest Youth presents Cale Atkinson & Ben Clanton

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Thur, Oct. 12 @ 9:15pm: Late Night Series: Literary Death Match

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Thur, Oct. 12 @ 10am: Tundra Books 50th Anniversary Celebration

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