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The lion & the mouse, a fable by Aesop, Jerry Pinkney

Label
The lion & the mouse, a fable by Aesop, Jerry Pinkney
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
The lion & the mouse
Responsibility statement
Jerry Pinkney
Sub title
a fable by Aesop
Summary
A stunning, wordless version of one of Aesop's best-loved fables, from one of America's most acclaimed artists.In this Caldecott Medal-winning, wordless picture book, one of America's most acclaimed artists retells one of Aesop's best-loved fables. The fable is a favourite and familiar one: a mouse inadvertently disturbs a lion, who lets the mouse go ... and is later himself freed by the mouse from a poacher's trap. With art inspired by the Kenyan Serengeti, Jerry Pinkney's jaw-droppingly gorgeous interpretation is irresistible, its wealth of visual detail offering huge scope for the pages to be turned and the story retold over and over again
Target audience
preschool
resource.variantTitle
Lion and the mouse
Classification
Contributor

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