Davy Crockett Saves the World (Hardcover)
HarperCollins, 9780688169916, 32pp.
Publication Date: August 1, 2001
ball of fire ire
that EVER lit
up the heavens
(And why does Davy Crockett
wear a coonskin cap anyway?)
Rosalyn Schanzer peppers her telling with flavorful exaggerations, flamboyantly regaling readers with a larger-than-life drama played out in pictures bursting with color, humor, action, and detail.Listen to Daniel Pinkwater read, DAVY CROCKETT on Weekend Edition
Praise For Davy Crockett Saves the World…
"Tall-tale aficionados will be more than ready to face danger with Davy. "
-Bulletin of the Center for Children' s Books
"Depicted as a clean-shaved, strong-jawed, Rambo-esque figure in form-fitting buckskins, Davy cuts a truly admirable figure."
"A thundering good choice for reading aloud."
-ALA Booklist (starred review)