Puffin Books, Paperback, 9780140558647, 40pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 1996
Richly hued oil paintings complement a story simply and gracefully told."Children...love the story for its mystery, and its familiarity. Adults will find that, like most classic fairy tales, this one rewards periodic rethinking." --"New York Times Book Review""Zelinsky's smooth retelling and glowing pictures cast the story in a new and beautiful light." -- "School Library Journal.
About the Author
Paul O. Zelinsky is one of the most original and celebrated children's book illustrators at work today.