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The Tortoise & the Hare
(Little, Brown and Company, 2013)
Pinkney's art is consistent in its style. And his approach to the story here is excellent. One is surprised to move through the book and find very little text. There is only, part by part, sometimes repeated, always ...
Two fables show up in this collection of 20 fairy tales done in simple fashion for children. The booklet has eight pages. Angelita is happy working on the farm. One day her mother tells her that she may use the profit ...
La Liebre y la Tortuga
Two fables show up in this collection of 20 fairy tales done in simple fashion for children. The booklet has eight pages. The characters are pictured as male (hare) and female (tortoise) from the start. Apparently, the ...
The Crocodile and the Scorpion
(A Neal Porter Book: Roaring Book Press, 2013)
Here is another creative demonstration of how to portray an Aesopic fable in contemporary terms. The story situates crocodile and scorpion on the edge of the river. Scorpion asks crocodile for help in crossing the river. ...