Winner of the 1978 Caldecott Medal for Noah's Ark and a 1962 Caldecott Honor for The Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night, PETER SPIER is one of America's most popular and renowned illustrators. He has illustrated over one hundred books, and his work can be found in museums and private collections across the country. In addition to illustrating and writing, Mr. Spier is an avid and celebrated builder of model ships. He and his wife live in Shoreham, New York.
scifigurl66, March 13, 2009 (view all comments by scifigurl66)
I loved this book when I was a child. The illustrations are classic, and the story illustrate the metaphorical gray of hunter and prey--and the hunted hunter.
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