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The Rabbit and the Turtle

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Publisher Comments:

A stunning collection of Aesop's fables from bestselling author and illustrator Eric Carle!

Eric Carle brings to life Aesop's fables with his gorgeous illustrations and charming retelling of the classic stories. Designed to engage and delight readers of all ages, this collection contains some of Aesop's most timeless tales. Beautifully reissued, this new book has all the enchantment of Eric Carle's art plus traditional morals of the fables.

Synopsis:

Eric Carle brings to life Aesop's fables with his gorgeous illustrations and charming retelling of the classic stories. Designed to engage and delight readers of all ages, this collection contains some of Aesop's most timeless tales. Beautifully reissued, this new book has all the enchantment of Eric Carle's art plus traditional morals of the fables.

Eric Carle is the author and illustrator for many wonderful books. Among his most well known are THE VERY HUNGRY CATEPILLAR; THE VERY LONELY FIREFLY; THE VERY BUSY SPIDER; and BROWN BEAR, BROWN BEAR, WHAT DO YOU SEE?

Mr. Carle graduated from the Akademie der Blidenden Kunste in Germany and moved back to New York to begin working as a graphic designer. He wrote his first children's book 1,2,3 TO THE ZOO in 1968 and has been writing and illustrating books ever since. He and his wife have two grown children and live in Massachusetts.

Synopsis:

Beloved artist Carle brings to life Aesop's fables with his gorgeous illustrations and charming retelling of these classic stories. Beautifully reissued, this new book has all the enchantment of Carle's art plus traditional morals of the fables. Full color.

About the Author

Eric Carle is known around the world for his many highly original and beautiful picture books, including THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR and ERIC CARLE'S TREASURY OF CLASSIC STORIES FOR CHILDREN. For more information, please go to www.eric-carle.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780545005418
Author:
Carle, Eric
Publisher:
Orchard Books (NY)
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fables
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - Greek & Roman
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Children s-Fables
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
20080631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to P
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11 x 8.25 in
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-05

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Product details 32 pages Orchard Books (NY) - English 9780545005418 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Eric Carle brings to life Aesop's fables with his gorgeous illustrations and charming retelling of the classic stories. Designed to engage and delight readers of all ages, this collection contains some of Aesop's most timeless tales. Beautifully reissued, this new book has all the enchantment of Eric Carle's art plus traditional morals of the fables.

Eric Carle is the author and illustrator for many wonderful books. Among his most well known are THE VERY HUNGRY CATEPILLAR; THE VERY LONELY FIREFLY; THE VERY BUSY SPIDER; and BROWN BEAR, BROWN BEAR, WHAT DO YOU SEE?

Mr. Carle graduated from the Akademie der Blidenden Kunste in Germany and moved back to New York to begin working as a graphic designer. He wrote his first children's book 1,2,3 TO THE ZOO in 1968 and has been writing and illustrating books ever since. He and his wife have two grown children and live in Massachusetts.

"Synopsis" by , Beloved artist Carle brings to life Aesop's fables with his gorgeous illustrations and charming retelling of these classic stories. Beautifully reissued, this new book has all the enchantment of Carle's art plus traditional morals of the fables. Full color.
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