Fabian Escapes (Hardcover)
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 9780805077131, 40pp.
Publication Date: April 17, 2007
Caldecott Honor–winning Hondo and Fabian are back!
The award-winning cat and dog duo returns for another set of adventures. This time, Hondo stays home while Fabian goes outside. Seen from a cat-and-dog's-eye view, an ordinary day is elevated to an exciting new level.
Peter McCarty's simple text and signature lush watercolor-and-pencil illustrations make it clear that wherever these two furry friends go, mischief is sure to follow!
Fabian Escapes is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.
About the Author
Peter McCarty is the author and illustrator of T Is for Terrible, Baby Steps, Little Bunny on the Move and Hondo and Fabian, for which he won a Caldecott Honor. He lives with his wife and two children in Upstate New York.
Praise For Fabian Escapes…
“The language is pitch-perfect.” —The New York Times Book Review on Hondo & Fabian
“At once ingenuous and sophisticated.” —Publishers Weekly on Hondo & Fabian
“The colored-pencil, selectively realistic illustrations are velvet-warm and fog-fuzzy.” —School Library Journal on Hondo & Fabian