Drummer Hoff (Paperback)

By Barbara Emberley, Ed Emberley, Ed Emberley (Illustrator)

Aladdin Paperbacks, 9780671662493, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1972



Ed Emberley won the 1968 Caldecott Medal for his bold illustrations for Barbara Emberley's jaunty adaptation of the cumulative folk song about seven soldiers who build a magnificent cannon and Drummer Hoff, who fires it off.

Praise For Drummer Hoff

"The spark comes from the...wildly colored woodcuts always under control until the grand and glorious blastoff."

-- Kirkus Reviews