Chanticleer and the Fox (Hardcover)

By Geoffrey Chaucer, Barbara Cooney (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, 9780690185614, 44pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1958



King of the barnyard, Chanticleer struts about all day. When a fox bursts into his domain, dupes him into crowing, and then grabs him in a viselike grip, Chanticleer must do some quick thinking to save himself and his barnyard kingdom.

Winner, 1959 Caldecott Medal
Notable Children's Books of 1940-1970 (ALA)
Winner, 1992 Kerlan Award.