The Little Red Elf

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The Little Red Elf

By Barbara Barbieri McGrath; Rosalinde Bonnet (Illustrator)

Charlesbridge Publishing, Hardcover, 9781580892360, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2009

Description
Who will help the little red elf prepare for Christmas?
This clever retelling of "The Little Red Hen" features a little red elf and her lazy friends: the hare, the penguin, and the reindeer. When the cheerful elf can't get help planting the pinecones or decorating the Christmas tree, she knows just how to reward her friends.


About the Author
Barbara Barbieri McGrath was a nursery school teacher before she dedicated herself to writing children's books full time. She is the author of THE LITTLE RED ELF, THE LITTLE GREEN WITCH, and many bestselling math concept books. Barbara lives in Natick, Massachussetts.

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