Synopses & Reviews
Baker has created a simple, rhyming text in the form of a riddle and stunning full-color illustrations to tell the story of animals fleeing from a beast. Children will know who the beast is before the tiger does--and can join the adventure as they read. "A handsome book with an appealing story and a gentle, implicit message."--Kirkus Reviews.
A friendly tiger is confused by jungle animals fleeing from a beast, until he discovers he
is the beast! and#8220;Graced with a compelling beauty, this gifted author/illustratorand#8217;s imaginative story presents a timeless message to young readers.and#8221;--Publishers Weekly
Into English ESL Library Grade 2/Level C title
About the Author
Keith Baker has written and illustrated many well-loved picture books and early chapter books, including several aboutandnbsp;the charming and lovable Mr. and Mrs. Green. Two of his best-known picture books, Hide and Snake and Who Is the Beast?,andnbsp;are about animals.andnbsp;He lives in Seattle, Washington.