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Fabian Escapes

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Fabian Escapes

By Peter McCarty; Peter McCarty (Illustrator)

Henry Holt & Company, Hardcover, 9780805077131, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2007


Caldecott Honor winning Hondo and Fabian are back

The award-winning cat and dog duo returns for another set of adventures. This time, Hondo stays home while Fabian goes outside. Seen from a cat-and-dog's-eye view, an ordinary day is elevated to an exciting new level.

Peter McCarty's simple text and signature lush watercolor-and-pencil illustrations make it clear that wherever these two furry friends go, mischief is sure to follow

"Fabian Escapes "is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

About the Author
Peter McCarty is the author and illustrator of Hondo & Fabian, Moon Plane, T Is for Terrible, Little Bunny on the Move, and Baby Steps. He lives with his family in upstate New York.

Praise For Fabian Escapes

Praise for Hondo & Fabian:
"The language is pitch-perfect."--The New York Times Book Review
"At once ingenuous and sophisticated."--Publishers Weekly
"The colored-pencil, selectively realistic illustrations are velvet-warm and fog-fuzzy."--School Library Journal