GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. -- Famed children's author and illustrator Warren Hanson joined KARE Saturday to talk about his new book.

It's Monday, Mrs. Jolly Bones! tells of the adventures of Mrs. Jolly Bones through songs, hilarity, and her animal roommates.

Hanson is an artist, writer, speaker, and musician best known for his illustrations in the New York Times bestseller A Cup of Christmas Tea, and Peef, the Christmas Bear.

Hanson will be visiting bookstores around the Twin Cities for signings. Time and locations can be found below:

  • The Red Balloon Bookshop on Grand Ave. in St. Paul at 2 p.m. Saturday
  • Valley Bookseller in Stillwater at 4 p.m. Saturday
  • Chapter2Books in Hudson, Wisconsin at 2 p.m. Sunday

It's Monday, Mrs. Jolly Bones! can be found at a bookstore near you as well as online at