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The Wolf and the Seven Little Kids
A delightfully domestic retelling of the well-known Grimm tale Ann Blades's warm and witty retelling of this classic children's story centers on the happy home life of seven goat kids. When the Wolf tries to trick the kids, the youngest manages to outwit him and overcome the calamities that befall his hapless siblings. Then Mother Goat returns home and calmly sets about re ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 1995 by NorthSouth
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The classic story of seven anthropomorphized goat kids whose mother leaves them at home in order to look for food. She leaves them instructions to watch out for the wolf, who wants to eat them, and tells them how to identify him by his hoarse voice and black feet. The wolf does attempt to gain entry to the house, but they refuse to let him in until he tricks them by disguising his voice and feet. When he has eaten all but one of them up, he goes to a nearby field to sleep, and the remaining kid ...more