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Maggie Tokuda-Hall

Biography

Maggie Tokuda-Hall

Maggie Tokuda-Hall has an MFA in writing from the University of San Francisco and a tendency to spill things. As a longtime children’s bookseller she has read her fair share of stories, and she is always hungry for more. Her favorite animal is an octopus, or else an elephant. Maggie Tokuda-Hall lives in San Francisco.

Maggie Tokuda-Hall

Books by Maggie Tokuda-Hall

Written by Maggie Tokuda-Hall and illustrated by Benji Davies - Children's 3-7, Picture

It begins with an octopus who plays the ukulele. Since this is a story, the octopus has to want something --- maybe to travel to faraway galaxies in a totally awesome purple spaceship. Then the octopus sets out to build a spaceship out of soda cans, glue, umbrellas, glitter and waffles. OK, maybe the octopus needs some help, like from an adorable bunny friend, and maybe that bunny turns out to be...a rocket scientist? But could something even more amazing come to pass?