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A traveler in the forest stops at a lonely cottage, hoping to beg a bed for the night. The scowling woman who answers the door agrees to let him sleep on the floor, but declares she hasnt a bit of food in the house. "In that case," says the traveler, "Ill have to share what Ive got with you." And with that, he takes a rusty old nail from his pocket and starts to make nail soup! It just needs a little something . . . This wonderfully illustrated retelling is a witty reminder that more bees are caught with honey than vinegar.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781847800299
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Illustrator:
Hess, Paul
Author:
Maddern, Eric
Author:
Hess, Paul
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country/Ethnic-General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
First Trade Paper Edition
Publication Date:
20090526
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from P up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color illustrations throughout
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.63 x 11.38 in 6 oz
Age Level:
04-08

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