Stone Soup by Ann McGovernStone Soup by Ann McGovern

Stone Soup

byAnn McGovernIllustratorWinslow Pinney Pels

Paperback | September 1, 1986

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A clever young man tricks an old woman into believing that soup can be made from a stone. As the pot of water boils with the stone in it, he urges her to add more and more ingredients until the soup is a feast "fit for a king." In print for 30 years.
Ann McGovern has been writing children's books for over 35 years. She has published over 45 titles including STONE SOUP, several books in the IF YOU LIVED.... series, and SCRAM, KID! (Viking, 1974), which won the Horn Book Award. McGovern spent part of her career at Scholastic, where she created the See-Saw Book Club. McGovern lives in...
Title:Stone SoupFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 8.04 × 8.01 × 0.13 inPublished:September 1, 1986Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INC

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0590416022

ISBN - 13:9780590416023

Appropriate for ages: 4


From Our Editors

The tale of an old woman and a clever vagabound--curious enough to believe that he can make soup from a stone. Retold for beginning readers. IRA Children's Choice; Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies