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Belling the Cat and Other Aesop's Fables

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Popular balladeer Tom Paxton retells 10 cautionary tales in ringing, singing, soaring verse. Color illustrations.
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published April 1st 1990 by William Morrow & Company (first published March 1st 1990)
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Jennifer Martelon
Mar 01, 2016 Jennifer Martelon rated it liked it
Title: Belling the Cat and Other Aesop’s Fables
Author: Retold by Tom Paxton
Illustrator: Robert Rayevsky
Genre: Fable
Theme(s): Different themes throughout
Opening line/sentence: BELLING THE CAT
What a terrible problem the cat was causing—
Brief Book Summary: This book contains many retellings of different famous Aesop’s fables. The thing different about these retellings are that they are in verse form throughout the entire book in each story.
Professional Recommendation/Review #1: Publishers Wee
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jenna nims
very cool book - long poem like stories based on fables - easier for caroline to pay attention to - also cool pics and a great way to start talking about morals etc.
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Jun 26, 2013 Andrea Labonte rated it it was amazing
Shelves: non-fiction
Loved the book. Must read.
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