Chanticleer and the Fox

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Chanticleer and the Fox

By Geoffrey Chaucer; Barbara Cooney (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, Hardcover, 9780690185614, 44pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1958

King of the barnyard, Chanticleer struts about all day. When a fox bursts into his domain, dupes him into crowing, and then grabs him in a viselike grip, Chanticleer must do some quick thinking to save himself and his barnyard kingdom.

Winner, 1959 Caldecott MedalNotable Children's Books of 1940 1970 (ALA)Winner, 1992 Kerlan Award.