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COURTNEY CARBONE studied English and creative writing in the United States and Australia before becoming a children’s book writer and editor in New York City. Her favorite things include Brit lit, trivia nights, board games, stand-up comedy, improv, bookstores, libraries, brick-oven pizza, salted-caramel macarons, theme parties, sharks, puns, portmanteaus, and ’90s pop culture. She is the author of more OMG Classics, such as srsly Hamlet, Macbeth #killingit, and Darcy Swipes Left. Visit her at CourtneyCarbone.com, and follow her on Twitter at @CBCarbone.


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Darcy Swipes Left
Written by Jane Austen and Courtney Carbone
Hardcover

Pride and Prejudice, one of the greatest love stories ever told . . . in texts?!
 
Imagine: What if Lizzy Bennet and Mr. Darcy had smartphones and dated IRL (in real life)? A classic is reborn in this clever adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice!
 
A truth universally... Read More
 





Darcy Swipes Left
Written by Jane Austen and Courtney Carbone
eBook

Pride and Prejudice, one of the greatest love stories ever told . . . in texts?!
 
Imagine: What if Lizzy Bennet and Mr. Darcy had smartphones and dated IRL (in real life)? A classic is reborn in this clever adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice!
 
A truth universally... Read More
 





Amazing Animals (The World of Eric Carle)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Trade Paperback

Amazing Anmals is a full-color resuable sticker activity book featuring the art of Eric Carle!
The World of Eric Carle comes to life for boys and girls ages 3 to 7 with activities, over 100 reusable stickers, and more! Read More
 





Best in Show! (Disney Princess: Palace Pets)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by RH Disney
Trade Paperback

Kids ages 3 to 7 will spend hours coloring the oversized pages of this activity book starring the Disney princesses’ Palace Pets! It features over 100 stickers and a die-cut handle for coloring fun on the go! Read More
 





Break the Ice!/Everest Saves the Day! (PAW Patrol)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Mike Jackson
Hardcover Library Binding

Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 will love Step into Reading leveled reader that features Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol in two frosty adventures. In the first tale, the pups help a baby whale who's trapped in the ice. In the second one, Everest saves the day! This step 2 reader inlcudes... Read More
 





Break the Ice!/Everest Saves the Day! (PAW Patrol)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Mike Jackson
Trade Paperback

Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 will love Step into Reading leveled reader that features Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol in two frosty adventures. In the first tale, the pups help a baby whale who's trapped in the ice. In the second one, Everest saves the day! This step 2 reader inlcudes... Read More
 





The Cold Caper! (DC Super Friends)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Erik Doescher
eBook

Girls and boys ages 4 to 6 will leap into this full-color, action-packed adventure storybook featuring the most iconic female super hero of all time—Wonder Woman! Read More
 





The Cold Caper! (DC Super Friends)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Erik Doescher
Trade Paperback

Girls and boys ages 4 to 6 will leap into this action-packed adventure featuring Batgirl and Wonder Woman--the most iconic female super hero of all time! This exciting full-color storybook features over 30 stickers! Read More
 





Danger: Dinosaurs! (Jurassic World)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Random House
Trade Paperback

Jurassic World is the long-awaited next installment of the groundbreaking Jurassic Park series. T. rex’s, velociraptors, triceratops—as well as some all-new dinosaurs—will roar across the screen in this epic action-adventure directed by Colin Trevorrow starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins and Nick Robinson! This Deluxe Step into Reading format... Read More
 





Danger: Dinosaurs! (Jurassic World)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Random House
eBook

Jurassic World is the long-awaited next installment of the groundbreaking Jurassic Park series. T. rex’s, velociraptors, triceratops—as well as some all-new dinosaurs—will roar across the screen in this epic action-adventure directed by Colin Trevorrow starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins and Nick Robinson! This Deluxe Step into Reading format... Read More
 





Danger: Dinosaurs! (Jurassic World)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Random House
Hardcover Library Binding

Jurassic World is the long-awaited next installment of the groundbreaking Jurassic Park series. T. rex’s, velociraptors, triceratops—as well as some all-new dinosaurs—will roar across the screen in this epic action-adventure directed by Colin Trevorrow starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins and Nick Robinson! This Deluxe Step into Reading format... Read More
 





Disney Princess Joke Book (Disney Princess)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Francesco Legramandi and Gabriella Matta
Trade Paperback

Knock, knock. Who’s there? A brand-new joke book featuring the Disney princesses! With over 100 jokes and humorous illustrations of Cinderella, Ariel, Belle, Tiana, Rapunzel, Jasmine, and Merida, this 64-page paperback joke book is truly pun-of-a-kind! Read More
 





Flower Power! (DC Super Friends)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Dan Schoening
Hardcover

Girl—and flower—power! Wonder Woman and Batgirl team up to stop Poison Ivy in their first-ever action-packed Little Golden Book. Girls and boys ages 2 to 5 will love this all-new Little Golden Book featuring the female superheroes of the DC Super Friends. Read More
 





Flower Power! (DC Super Friends)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Dan Schoening
eBook

Girl—and flower—power! Wonder Woman and Batgirl team up to stop Poison Ivy in their first-ever action-packed Little Golden Book. Girls and boys ages 2 to 5 will love this all-new Little Golden Book featuring the female superheroes of the DC Super Friends.


From the Hardcover edition. Read More
 





Food Fight! (SpongeBob SquarePants)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover

Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants comes to the big screen in an all-new, super-silly 3-D movie releasing in February 2015. Boys and girls 4 to 6 will love this Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader.
 
Step 2 Readers use basic vocabulary and short sentences to tell simple stories. For children... Read More
 





Food Fight! (SpongeBob SquarePants)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants comes to the big screen in an all-new, super-silly 3-D movie releasing in February 2015. Boys and girls 4 to 6 will love this Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader featuring a foiled cover and two sheets of shiny stickers.
 
Step 2 Readers use basic... Read More
 





Greek Gods #squadgoals
Written by Courtney Carbone
Hardcover

OMG Classics, the greatest stories ever told . . . in texts. Imagine: What if Mount Olympus got WiFi and the gods and goddesses had smartphones? The classic Greek myths get new life in irreverent and hilarious texts and posts!
 
Zeus, a king of the gods always in search of... Read More
 





Greek Gods #squadgoals
Written by Courtney Carbone
eBook

OMG Classics, the greatest stories ever told . . . in texts. Imagine: What if Mount Olympus got WiFi and the gods and goddesses had smartphones? The classic Greek myths get new life in irreverent and hilarious texts and posts!
 
Zeus, a king of the gods always in search of... Read More
 





Half-Shell Heroes! (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Claudio Sciarrone
Trade Paperback

Children ages 3-7 will love this 48-page activity book based on Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, complete with 4 chunky crayons! Read More
 





Heart of a Hero (DC Super Friends)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Golden Books
Trade Paperback

Heart of a Hero is an action-packed coloring and activity book featuring Batman™, Superman™, Wonder Woman™, and 30 friendship cards!
Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, and the rest of the DC Super Friends join forces for fun! Super hero fans of all ages will love this dynamic activity book full of all their favorite DC... Read More
 





High-Stakes Heist! (Marvel: Captain America)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Michael Atiyeh and Michael Borkowski
Hardcover

As a member of the superhero team the Avengers, Captain America has many allies—and even more enemies! Can he figure out who his friends are and who are his foes before it's too late? Boys and girls ages 2 to 5 will love this action-packed Little Golden Book. Read More
 





High-Stakes Heist! (Marvel: Captain America)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Michael Atiyeh and Michael Borkowski
eBook

As a member of the superhero team the Avengers, Captain America has many allies—and even more enemies! Can he figure out who his friends are and who are his foes before it's too late? Boys and girls ages 2 to 5 will love this action-packed Little Golden Book.


From the Hardcover edition.... Read More
 





How to Be a Hero (DC Super Friends)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Erik Doescher
eBook

Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, Green Lantern, and the other DC Super Friends know that it takes more than a caped costume and special powers to be a true hero. What matters most is doing the right thing! Super-heroes-in-training can learn timeless lessons from their favorite DC Super Friends in this 64-page... Read More
 





How to Be a Hero (DC Super Friends)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Erik Doescher
Hardcover

An action-packed hardcover book featuring Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, and more helping young fans perfect their own super heroic persona!
Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, Green Lantern, and the other DC Super Friends know that it takes more than a caped costume and special powers to be a true hero. What matters most... Read More
 





How to Be a Princess (Disney Princess)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by RH Disney
Hardcover

A hardcover ultimate handbook for little Disney Princess fans everywhere!

All Disney princesses have one golden thread in common: they are always true to their heart. In this hardcover how-to guide, kids will learn how to reach their full princess potential with magical tips, facts, and advice. With a gorgeous sparkling glitter... Read More
 

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