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Arnold Lobel, Arnold Lobel (Illustrator)


List Price: 18.80*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (10/19/2009)
Paperback (9/7/1983)
Hardcover (8/6/1980)
Hardcover, Japanese (1/1/1981)
Prebound (9/7/1983)
Library Binding (8/6/1980)
Paperback, Chinese (10/15/2002)


Short, original fables with fresh, unexpected morals poke subtle fun at human foibles through the antics of animals. . . . The droll illustrations, with tones blended to luminescent shading, are complete and humorous themselves.--Association of Library Service to Children. Caldecott Medal; ALA Notable Children's Book. Full-color illustrations.

Perfection Learning, 9780812406580, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1983