The wolf, the duck & the mouse / written by Mac Barnett ; illustrated by Jon Klassen.
Contributor(s): Klassen, Jon [author,, illustrator.].Material type: BookPublisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Edition: First edition.Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9781406379761; 9780763677541; 076367754X.Other title: Wolf, the duck, and the mouse.Subject(s): Wolves -- Children's picture books | Ducks -- Children's picture books | Mice -- Children's picture books | Animals -- Children's picture booksGenre/Form: Picture books for children.DDC classification: [E] Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection. | E. B. White Read Aloud Award Winner, Picture Book, 2018.Summary: When a mouse is swallowed by a wolf, he learns that a duck devoured earlier has set up a table to enjoy the food the gluttonous predator eats.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
"A subversive delight ... an unexpected, hilarious collaboration" Guardian "Perfection on a page" Daily Mail When a woeful mouse is swallowed up by a wolf, he quickly learns he is not alone: a duck has already set up digs, and, boy, has that duck got it figured out! Turns out it's pretty nice inside the belly of the beast - there's delicious food, elegant table settings and, best of all, dancing. And there's something more: no more fear of being eaten by a wolf! Life's not so bad, considering the alternatives. That is, until a hunter shows up... With a nod to traditional fables and a wink to the reader, the award-winning Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen, of Sam and Dave Dig a Hole, Extra Yarn and Triangle, offer a tale of cooperation and creative cuisine that is sure to go down easy.
When a mouse is swallowed by a wolf, he learns that a duck devoured earlier has set up a table to enjoy the food the gluttonous predator eats.
A Junior Library Guild selection.
E. B. White Read Aloud Award Winner, Picture Book, 2018.