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Puss in Boots

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Publisher Comments:

Charles Perraults Puss in Boots has been an irresistible magnet for countless illustrators ever since this classic French tale was first published in 1697. So the question arises: Do we really need another edition of Puss? Presented with Fred Marcellinos magnificent interpretation of this nimble new translation of the authentic text, book lovers young and old are apt to decide that this Puss in Boots belongs on their shelf of special favorites.

Long regarded as the preeminent designer of book jackets in America, Fred Marcellino provides an unstinting visual feast in his first full-color picture book. The adventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the millers son, are portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to comedy both boisterous and sly.

Puss in Boots is a 1991 Caldecott Honor Book.

Synopsis:

A Caldecott Honor Book in a deluxe softcover edition.

Synopsis:

The adventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the millers son are portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to comedy both boisterous and sly.
 
Puss in Boots is a 1991 Caldecott Honor Book.

Synopsis:

Charles Perrault's Puss in Boots has been an irresistible magnet for countless illustrators ever since this classic French tale was first published in 1697. So the question arises: Do we really need another edition of Puss? Presented with Fred Marcellino's magnificent interpretation of this nimble new translation of the authentic text, book lovers young and old are apt to decide that this Puss in Boots belongs on their shelf of special favorites.

Long regarded as the preeminent designer of book jackets in America, Fred Marcellino provides an unstinting visual feast in his first full-color picture book. The eadventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the miller's sonare portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to comedy both boisterous and sly.

Synopsis:

Charles Perraults Puss in Boots has been an irresistible magnet for countless illustrators ever since this classic French tale was first published in 1697. So the question arises: Do we really need another edition of Puss? Presented with Fred Marcellinos magnificent interpretation of this nimble new translation of the authentic text, book lovers young and old are apt to decide that this Puss in Boots belongs on their shelf of special favorites.

Long regarded as the preeminent designer of book jackets in America, Fred Marcellino provides an unstinting visual feast in his first full-color picture book. The adventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the millers son, are portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to comedy both boisterous and sly.

Puss in Boots is a 1991 Caldecott Honor Book.

About the Author

CHARLES PERRAULT (1628-1703) is considered the original creator of the fairy tale, having written such classics as Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella.
 
FRED MARCELLINO (1939-2001) began his career in illustration with A Rats Tale (available from Farrar Straus Giroux). Puss in Boots was his first full-color picture book and a Caldecott Honor winner. He continued to win awards and receive critical acclaim for his childrens books until his death in 2001.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374361600
Translator:
Arthur, Malcolm
Author:
Marcellino, Fred
Translator:
Arthur, Malcolm
Author:
Perrault, Charles
Author:
Arthur, Malcolm
Author:
Marcellion, Fred
Publisher:
Square Fish
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - European
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Animals - Cats
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Folklore -- France.
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - General
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Adaptations
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Picture Book
Series Volume:
vol. 8
Publication Date:
20110104
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations throughout
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.00 x 8.50 in
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
07-UP

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"Synopsis" by ,
A Caldecott Honor Book in a deluxe softcover edition.

"Synopsis" by ,
The adventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the millers son are portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to comedy both boisterous and sly.
 
Puss in Boots is a 1991 Caldecott Honor Book.
"Synopsis" by ,
Charles Perrault's Puss in Boots has been an irresistible magnet for countless illustrators ever since this classic French tale was first published in 1697. So the question arises: Do we really need another edition of Puss? Presented with Fred Marcellino's magnificent interpretation of this nimble new translation of the authentic text, book lovers young and old are apt to decide that this Puss in Boots belongs on their shelf of special favorites.

Long regarded as the preeminent designer of book jackets in America, Fred Marcellino provides an unstinting visual feast in his first full-color picture book. The eadventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the miller's sonare portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to comedy both boisterous and sly.

"Synopsis" by ,

Charles Perraults Puss in Boots has been an irresistible magnet for countless illustrators ever since this classic French tale was first published in 1697. So the question arises: Do we really need another edition of Puss? Presented with Fred Marcellinos magnificent interpretation of this nimble new translation of the authentic text, book lovers young and old are apt to decide that this Puss in Boots belongs on their shelf of special favorites.

Long regarded as the preeminent designer of book jackets in America, Fred Marcellino provides an unstinting visual feast in his first full-color picture book. The adventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the millers son, are portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to comedy both boisterous and sly.

Puss in Boots is a 1991 Caldecott Honor Book.

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