Epossumondas by Coleen Salley
  

Epossumondas

Written by Coleen Salley
Illustrated by Janet Stevens

RRP £5.99

Synopsis

Epossumondas by Coleen Salley

Who's Epossumondas? Why, he's his mama's and his auntie's sweet little patootie, that's who. He's also the silliest, most lovable, most muddleheaded possum south of the Mason-Dixon line! The renowned storyteller Coleen Salley and the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator Janet Stevens team up for this outrageous twist on the Southern story of the noodlehead who takes everything way too literally.

About the Author

The late COLEEN SALLEY was a professor of children's literature for thirty years who traveled widely as a professional storyteller. The old tale of Epaminondas was her trademark story, and Epossumondas is her rendition in print. A native Southerner, she lived in New Orleans, Louisiana.JANET STEVENS is the author-illustrator of many popular and award-winning books for children, including the Caldecott Honor book Tops & Bottoms. She used her friend Coleen Salley as a character model in both Epossumondas and the ABBY Honor Book To Market, To Market by Anne Miranda. Ms. Stevens lives in Boulder, Colorado.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
40 pages

Author

Coleen Salley
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Publisher

Mariner Books,US an imprint of Houghton Mifflin

Publication date

31st October 2016

ISBN

9780544809062


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