The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales Jon Scieszka, Lane Smith

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Paperback 56 pages

ISBN:
9780140548969
Size:
268 x 221 x 5mm
Published:
20th August 1993
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Interest age: from c 5 years
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Overview

Jon Scieszka introduces some really stupid off-the-wall fairy tales including: `Chicken Licken', `The Princess and the Bowling Ball'; `The Really Ugly Duckling', and `Jack's Bean Problem'.Chosen by children as the Book of the Year for the Federation of Children's Book Groups, the book was described by She magazine as, `The most delightful collection of stories a young cynic could hope to read'.

Author

Jon Scieszka began to train as a doctor but left to take a course in fiction writing at Columbia University and to become a teacher. He lives in Brooklyn and spends his time writing and talking about books.Lane Smith, an acclaimed author/illustrator, has achieved major success in his collaborations with Jon Scieszka. He also provided the original concept and illustrations for the hit film James and the Giant Peach. He lives in New York.

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