Noah's Ark

By Peter Spier
(Doubleday Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780385094733, 48pp.)

Publication Date: July 12, 1977

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Prebound, Board Book

Shop Local
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.



The bee and the fox, the sheep and the ox--two of  each kind trudged aboard Noah's famous vessel.  Peter Spier uses his own translation of a  seventeenth-century Dutch poem about this most famous  menagerie.

A Caldecott Medal Book, The  American Book Award, An ALA Notable Children's Book, A  New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year  (1977), The Christopher Award, International Board  on Books for Young People Honor List.

Praise For Noah's Ark

"The colors are lovely. The scenes are  unbelievably detailed...the book is a triumph, the  definitive 'Noah's Ark.'"--Publishers  Weekly.

Indie Bookstore Finder

Indie Bestsellers

All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr
Scribner Book Company
Rainbow Rowell
St. Martin's Press
New and Selected Poems
David Lehman
Still Some Cake
James Cummins
Carnegie-Mellon University Press

Make Your Own Wishlist

Update Profile