Leo Lionni, Eric Carle
Frederick and His Friends: Four Favorite Fables
(Knopf Books for Young Readers Oct. 22, 2002)
, First Printing Edition
Four of Caldecott-winner Leo Lionni's most beloved tales, together in one book with an introduction from Eric Carle!
Here in one sumptuous collection are four timeless picture book classics by Leo Lionni: Frederick, Swimmy, Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse, and Fish Is Fish. In this volume, meet Frederick, the poet field mouse whose happy memories help his family endure through the darkest days of winter; Swimmy, the imaginative minnow who uses his small size in a big way; Alexander, the mouse who learns the magic of friendship; and a fish who discovers that life in a small pond isn’t so bad after all.
Lionni’s complete texts and illustrations are included along with an introduction from Eric Carle and a CD reading in this elegant, inviting gift edition.
- Treasured Gifts for the Holidays
- 0375822992 / 9780375822995
- 26.08 oz.
- 9.13 x 0.57