The Five Chinese Brothers (Paperback)

By Claire Huchet Bishop, Kurt Wiese (Illustrator)

Puffin Books, 9780698113572, 64pp.

Publication Date: June 18, 1996

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/7/1938)
Prebound (6/18/1996)

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The classic picture book about five clever brothers, each with a different extraordinary ability, has been in print for almost 80 years.

"An original nonsense tale told with...spirit and gusto." -- The Horn Book

About the Author

Claire Huchet Bishop (1899 – 1993) was a children's novelist and librarian. She was the winner of the Newbery Honor for Pancakes-Paris and All Alone, and the Josette Frank Award for Twenty and Ten. The Five Chinese Brothers won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award in 1959.