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The Little Red Hen

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Publisher Comments:

Little Red Hen is a time-tested cautionary tale about how we reap what we sow. When the hen asks a cat, dog, and mouse for help planting some wheat, she gets no takers: "‘Not I! said the cat. ‘Not I! said the dog. ‘Not I! said the mouse." They wont water, cut, or grind the wheat . . . or help bake a cake with it, either. So guess who eats the cake by herself in the end? The Caldecott Honor artist Paul Galdones delightfully detailed ink and wash illustrations—packed with charming details—add plenty of sly humor to the well-loved story that not only offers a sage message but also shows children what it takes to make a cake from the ground up!

Synopsis:

Galdone's dynamic, amusing pictures add much humor to the familiar tale of the industrious hen and lazy cat, dog, and mouse.

Synopsis:

Who will help the little red hen as she toils about the house all day? With its familiar refrain and colorful, humorous artwork, this timeless tale of hard work and perseverance is perfect for sharing.

About the Author

Paul Galdone was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1907 and emigrated to the United States in 1928. After finishing his studies at the Art Student League and the New York School of Industrial Design, Mr. Galdone worked in the art department of a major publishing house. There he was introduced to the process of bookmaking, an activity that was soon to become his lifelong career. Before his death in 1986, Mr. Galdone illustrated almost three hundred books, many of which he himself wrote or retold. He is fondly remembered for his contemporary style, bright earthy humor, and action-filled illustrations, which will continue to delight for generations to come.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395288030
Author:
Galdone, Paul
Publisher:
Clarion Books
Author:
Galdone, Joanna C.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Chickens
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - General
Subject:
Animals - Farm Animals
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series:
Paul Galdone Classics
Series Volume:
304.
Publication Date:
July 1979
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
20 cm. +
Age Level:
04-07

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Product details 48 pages Clarion Books - English 9780395288030 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Galdone's dynamic, amusing pictures add much humor to the familiar tale of the industrious hen and lazy cat, dog, and mouse.
"Synopsis" by , Who will help the little red hen as she toils about the house all day? With its familiar refrain and colorful, humorous artwork, this timeless tale of hard work and perseverance is perfect for sharing.
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