Illus. in full color. Brer Fox makes a boy out of tar, so when Brer Rabbitshakes hands, he'll get stuck. About fifty sentences, with one or two pergracefully color-cartooned page, this tale is reduced to the most basic motifs, but it does respect the ones it keeps. It will be a book to hand to kids whoclamor for a version they can read for themselves. -- Bulletin, Center forChildren's Books.