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The Tortoise & the Hare
by Jerry Pinkney




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This lavish, highly-acclaimed rendition of Aesop's most beloved fable about grit, hope, and resilience is brought to life by Caldecott Medal-winning artist Jerry Pinkney. This nearly wordless companion to the Caldecott Medal-winning The Lion & the Mouse is Jerry Pinkney's most stunning masterpiece yet. Even the slowest tortoise can defeat the quickest hare, and even the proudest hare can learn a timeless lesson from the most humble tortoise: Slow and steady wins the race Here is a superbly rendered journey from starting line to finish that embodies the bravery, perseverance, and humility we can all find inside ourselves. Don't miss these other classic retellings by Jerry Pinkney: The Little Mermaid
The Lion & the Mouse
The Grasshopper & the AntsThe Three Billy Goats GruffLittle Red Riding Hood
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

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Overview

This lavish, highly-acclaimed rendition of Aesop's most beloved fable about grit, hope, and resilience is brought to life by Caldecott Medal-winning artist Jerry Pinkney. This nearly wordless companion to the Caldecott Medal-winning The Lion & the Mouse is Jerry Pinkney's most stunning masterpiece yet. Even the slowest tortoise can defeat the quickest hare, and even the proudest hare can learn a timeless lesson from the most humble tortoise: Slow and steady wins the race Here is a superbly rendered journey from starting line to finish that embodies the bravery, perseverance, and humility we can all find inside ourselves. Don't miss these other classic retellings by Jerry Pinkney: The Little Mermaid
The Lion & the Mouse
The Grasshopper & the AntsThe Three Billy Goats GruffLittle Red Riding Hood
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

 

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780316183567
  • ISBN-10: 0316183563
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Publish Date: October 2013
  • Page Count: 40
  • Reading Level: Ages 5-8
  • Dimensions: 9.7 x 11.4 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds


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