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byArnold Lobel

Paperback | September 7, 1983

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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.

“The most remarkable of the author-illustrator’s 60-plus bestselling award winners.” —Publishers Weekly

“There is enough cheerful nonsense in Mr. Lobel’s fables to endear any child listener.” —The New York Times

“Lobel has come up with a magical addition to an ancient genre of storytelling.” —Newsweek

Arnold Lobel (1933-1987) was the award-winning author and illustrator of many beloved children's books, including the classic I Can Read books about Frog and Toad, and the Caldecott Medal winning Fables.
Title:FablesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 11.5 × 8 × 0.12 inPublished:September 7, 1983Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064430464

ISBN - 13:9780064430463

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


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Help your children learn important morals with the help of this ingenious book. Fables contains short, original fables with fresh, unexpected morals that poke subtle fun at human foibles through the antics of animals. The droll illustrations, with tones blended to luminescent shading, are complete and humorous themselves. This book is a must for young readers.