The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse

Ward, Helen, 1962-

Book - 2012
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse
A retelling of Aesop's well-known fable in which a country mouse visits a town mouse and they find they prefer very different ways of life. Set in 1930s New York at Christmas.

Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Templar Books, 2012
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780763660987
Branch Call Number: J 398.24 W
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Aesop


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A sumptuously illustrated retelling of the classic fable set in a 1930s era New York City at Christmastime.

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Oct 04, 2012
  • McIndoo rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Wonderful and complex illustrations by Helen Ward. There is so much to discover on each spread that creates a sense of getting lost in the story in a really enjoyable way.


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