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- DescriptionWhen the Little Read Hens friends wont help her write an egg-cellent story, she doesnt let it ruffle her feathersshe just does it herself! Readers of all ages will laugh aloud at the determined Little Read Hen as she coops herself up and cracks open her books for research. She doesnt let her friends put her in a fowl moodinstead, she googles for information on her eggPad. Brainstorming, researching, outlining, drafting, editing, and proofing: all the ingredients of the write recipe for a well-crafted tale are included in this punny book. Readers are encouraged to try writing their own story using the steps provided in this literary spin on a beloved folk tale.
- Author BiographyDianne de Las Casas is an award-winning author, storyteller, and recording artist, and the founder of Picture Book Month. Her work has earned rave reviews from School Library Journal, Booklist, and Kirkus. She performs worldwide at schools, conferences, and special events. She is the author of many picture books with Pelican, including Mamas Bayou, The House That Witchy Built, and Blue Frog: The Legend of Chocolate. Illustrator Holly Stone-Barker graduated with a BFA in communications design from Pratt Institute in New York. She works as a freelance illustrator and enjoys teaching. Stone-Barkers colorful illustrations are created with a variety of different papers that she finds in her travels. Some of her other titles with Pelican include Blue Frog: The Legend of Chocolate and The Little Read Hen. She lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with her husband and two children.
- Author(s)Dianne de Las Casas
- PublisherPelican Publishing Co
- Date of Publication27/02/2013
- SubjectChildren's Fiction
- Place of PublicationGretna, LA
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintPelican Publishing Co
- Content Notecolour illus
- Weight363 g
- Width280 mm
- Height220 mm
- Spine13 mm
- Illustrator(s)Holly Stone-Barker
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