Last Week Tonight with John Oliver presents: A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo

Jill Twiss, EG Keller


100% of Last Week Tonight‘s proceeds will be donated to The Trevor Project and AIDS United.

HBO’s Emmy-winning Last Week Tonight with John Oliver presents a children’s picture book about a Very Special boy bunny who falls in love with another boy bunny.

Meet Marlon Bundo, a lonely bunny who lives with his Grampa, Mike Pence – the Vice President of the United States. But on this Very Special Day, Marlon’s life is about to change forever…

With its message of tolerance and advocacy, this charming children’s book explores issues of same sex marriage and democracy. Sweet, funny, and beautifully illustrated, this book is dedicated to every bunny who has ever felt different.

Creator Bio

MARLON BUNDO is a very fun bunny who recently relocated to Washington, D.C. from his home in Indiana. He enjoys hopping through the garden, eating all his vegetables, and hula-hooping.

Praise:

“Hilarious and charming.” People Magazine

“The past week was a good one for picture books about rabbits.¬†Gay or straight.” Daily Mail

“A joy… Ignore the grumbling about Oliver turning the bunny America deserves into a metaphor for partisan politics, because the book is a 40-page triumph.” Esquire

“Above all, this is a sweet and funny book about of tolerance, friendship, and the one message even our youngest kids can grasp perhaps more easily than perhaps any other: Love is love. I know my own kids would love getting this for Easter.” Cool Mom Picks

“This cute, funny, and inclusive picture book has a positive message about celebrating who you are and loving whom you want.” Common Sense Media

“It’s unbelievably adorable.” Scary Mommy

“An affirming book for children that goes beyond the adults-only type of parody titles that have gained popularity in recent years.” School Library Journal

“A work of political satire that is also a great children’s book.” -Anita Silvey, author of 100 Best Books for Children and Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Children’s Book

 

Price £13.99
Format Hardback
Publication Date 6 April 2018
Pages 40
Height 10in
Width 10in
Rights Europe, Africa
ISBN-13 9781452173801