The Great Race (Hardcover)

By Kevin O'Malley

Walker & Company, 9780802721587, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 21, 2011



Nate Tortoise is tired of living in the shadow of Lever Lapin. He can't go anywhere or do anything without hearing about the great exploits of that pesky hare. And Lever's head has grown to match the size of his entourage. It isn't until Nate challenges Lever to a race that this hare is put in his place . . . giving new meaning to the phrase "slow and steady wins the race." Kevin O'Malley fans will cheer all the way to the finish line for this clever twist on the beloved fable.

About the Author

KEVIN O'MALLEY is the coauthor and illustrator of the popular Miss Malarkey series as well as the award-winning Once Upon a Cool Motorcycle Dude and the author/illustrator of the national bestseller Gimme Cracked Corn & I Will