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Jangles

A Big Fish Story: A Big Fish Story

David Shannon, David Shannon (Illustrator)

Hardcover

List Price: 17.99*
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Description

Bestselling storyteller David Shannon instantly hooks readers with this stunning, highly entertaining tour-de-force--his best book ever!

Breathtaking oil paintings bursting with energy pullreaders along into Big Lake, the home of Jangles, thebiggest fish anyone has seen. Fishing alone at dusk,a boy feels a tug on his line and comes face-to-facewith the gigantic trout--whose enormous jaw is coveredwith so many lures and fish hooks that he jingles andjangles when he swims. Terrified by the sight, the boy isshocked when Jangles befriends him and takes him on anadventure to the bottom of the lake. A surprise endingwill leave readers laughing and shaking their heads. Hereis Shannon at his very best-in a wild and witty story thatbegs repeated reading.


Praise For Jangles: A Big Fish Story: A Big Fish Story

* "A slam-dunk." – Publishers Weekly (starred review)"[A] fantastic fishing fable." – Kirkus ReviewsTexas Bluebonnet Award, 2013-2014Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award, 2014-2015Winner AShow Me Readers Award, 20151st place Treasure State Award, 2014Winner

* "A slam-dunk." – Publishers Weekly (starred review)"[A] fantastic fishing fable." – Kirkus ReviewsTexas Bluebonnet Award, 2013-2014Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award, 2014-2015Winner AShow Me Readers Award, 20151st place Treasure State Award, 2014Winner

The Blue Sky Press, 9780545143127, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2012



About the Author

David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than 30 picture books, including No, David!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and four more David picture books. Shannon's bestsellers include A Bad Case of Stripes, Duck on a Bike, and Too Many Toys. He lives in Southern California with his family and Roy, their West Highland White Terrier.
David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than 30 picture books, including No, David!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and four more David picture books. Shannon's bestsellers include A Bad Case of Stripes, Duck on a Bike, and Too Many Toys. He lives in Southern California with his family and Roy, their West Highland White Terrier.