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The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Age 4-8
Grade PK-3

Jerry Pinkney

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Hardcover (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers May 9, 2017)
A classic read-aloud favorite addressing bullying retold by acclaimed artist Jerry Pinkney.

Jerry Pinkney puts his indelible stamp on another beloved folktale in the same vein as the Caldecott Medal-winning The Lion & the Mouse and the highly acclaimed The Tortoise & the Hare and The Grasshopper & the Ants.

When the three billy goats Gruff are hungry, they see bountiful grass to eat across an old bridge. But the bridge is home to a terrible troll, who is peckish himself, and looking for a tasty morsel to gobble up. In his interpretation of the timeless tale, Jerry Pinkney shows there's little good to come from greed--but in the end, redemption for even the most trollish bully is possible. A dramatic gatefold heightens the climax of this brilliant rendition.
ISBN
0316341576 / 9780316341578
Pages
40
Weight
14.4 oz.
Dimensions
9.8 x 0.4 in.

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