- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Arnold Lobel
- Publish Date: 1980-08-06
Winner of the Caldecott Medal
A pig flying through marshmallow clouds? A camel pirouetting through the desert? Where else could a reader find such marvelous things but in a fable? From the author-illustrator behind beloved Frog and Toad, Arnold Lobel, comes a collection of humorous, silly fables that will delight readers young and old.
âThe most remarkable of the author-illustratorâs 60-plus bestselling award winners.â âPublishers Weekly
âThere is enough cheerful nonsense in Mr. Lobelâs fables to endear any child listener.â âThe New York Times
âLobel has come up with a magical addition to an ancient genre of storytelling.â âNewsweek