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The Hare & the Hedgehog
The Hare & the Hedgehog

The Hare & the Hedgehog

By Brothers Grimm, Illustrated by Jonas Lauströer

5-7

JUVENILE FICTION

48 Pages, 11.25 x 8.5

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book

Hardcover Picture Book, $18.99 (US $18.99) (CA $22.99)

Publication Date: November 2015

ISBN 9789888240401

Rights: WOR

minedition (Nov 2015)

Price: $18.99
 
 

Overview

Richly detailed and realistic illustrations bring this rarely published, humorous Brothers Grimm masterpiece to life When a hare insults a humble hedgehog one morning in the field, they challenge each other to a race. The hare is sure he will win the race and get the gold coin. But the hedgehog has a secret plan up his sleeve that will demonstrate how brain power can beat brawn any day of the week. With masterful illustrations by Jonas Lauströer, this little-published gem from the Brothers Grimm leaps off the page, and will delight fairy tale fans of all ages.

Reviews

"I'd also recommend The Hare & the Hedgehog . . . . Lauströer . . . brings readers sweeping spreads, filled with energy and movement. There's a lot of humor here, too . . . I hope Lauströer has more picture books in his future." —Julie Danielson, Kirkus Reviews

Author Biography

The Brothers Grimm are famous throughout the world for their tales and legends, which have been translated, retold, and illustrated by myriad authors and artists. Jonas Lauströer is the illustrator of The Old Shepherd and Reynard the Fox.