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What's in Unicorn's Backpack?

A Lift-the-Flap Book

Illustrated by Alyssa Nassner

About The Book

See how unicorns pack for school in this adventurous, backpack-shaped board book with flaps little ones can lift!

Have you ever wondered what a unicorn packs in her backpack for school? What do her pencils and notebooks look like? What does she eat for lunch? What kind of toys does she bring for afterschool fun?

About The Author

Joan Holub has authored and/or illustrated over 140 children’s books, including the Goddess Girls series, the Heroes in Training series, the New York Times bestselling picture book Mighty Dads (illustrated by James Dean), and Little Red Writing (illustrated by Melissa Sweet). She lives in North Carolina and is online at

About The Illustrator

Alyssa Nassner is an illustrator and hand letterer from Baltimore, based out of Philadelphia. She earned her BFA in illustration from the Maryland Institute College of Art. By day she is the art director for Vox Media Editorial Networks, and in her spare time she dabbles in hand lettering and food illustration. Her passion for design has led her to develop projects and products for a wide array of clients, and she is recognized for her use of bright colors, patterns, and hand rendered typography. Alyssa is also quite fond of dogs, donuts, her family, and traveling. Her biggest inspirations include vintage botanical prints, mid-century illustration, and good bottles of Beaujolais. Say hello at @AlyssaNassner or

Product Details

  • Publisher: Little Simon (July 13, 2021)
  • Length: 14 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781534488823
  • Grades: P - K
  • Ages: 3 - 5

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