Copyright 2020 NPR. To see more, visit SCOTT SIMON, HOST: (Reading) Once there was a goat who lived in a pen on a farm. Let's ask Ann Patchett, the distinguished novelist who often writes for ostensibly grown-up children, and Robin Preiss Glasser, the creator and illustrator of the "Fancy Nancy" books, among many others, to read a few lines more into their new book. ANN PATCHETT: (Reading) He played hide-and-seek with the chickens on the other side of the fence. ROBIN PREISS GLASSER: (Reading) He ran in circles until he got dizzy and watched the clouds spin overhead. PATCHETT: (Reading) He slept in a soft bed of hay, which made a great snack if he got hungry late at night. GLASSER: (Reading) Good morning, goat. PATCHETT: (Reading) It was a perfectly...
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Ann Patchet, Robin Preiss Glasser Collaborate In Children's Book About A Wiley Goat