The Great Smelly, Slobbery, Small-Tooth Dog

The Great Smelly, Slobbery, Small-Tooth Dog

A Folktale from Great Britain

By Margaret Read MacDonald (Retold by); Julie Paschkis (Illustrator)

August House LittleFolk, Hardcover, 9780874838084, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 10, 2007

A rich man is rescued from harm by a smelly, slobbery dog. As a reward, he asks for the mans beautiful daughter. In this tale from England, MacDonald puts a new spin on the classic tale of Beauty and the Beast. Full color.

About the Author
Margaret Read MacDonald is a children s librarian turned storyteller who travels the world sharing tales. Her many picture book retellings include "The Boy from the Dragon Palace", "Little Rooster s Diamond Button", and "Mabela the Clever". When not traveling, she lives near Seattle, Washington.

JULIE PASCHKIS won a "Boston Globe-Horn Book "Honor for "Yellow Elephant". She lives in Seattle.