The Lion and the Mouse by Kathleen Olmstead
  

The Lion and the Mouse

Written by Kathleen Olmstead
Illustrated by Scott Wakefield
Part of the Silver Penny Stories Series

RRP £3.50

Synopsis

The Lion and the Mouse by Kathleen Olmstead

Thsi book teaches children that even the smallest creatures can do great deeds. It is a new addition to the popular Silver Penny series. It is suitable for children aged 3 to 6. Could a tiny mouse actually help the king of the jungle? That's what a trapped mouse promises to do if his lion captor sets him free. The lion laughs-and lets him go. But when hunters trap the scared and desperate lion, the mouse proves that even the smallest creatures can do great deeds.

About the Author

Kathleen Olmstead is the author of several Classic Starts books, including Anne of Avonlea and Moby Dick, as well as Jacques Cousteau: A Life Under the Sea and Matthew Henson: The Quest for the North Pole, both in the Sterling Biographies series. She has also written three other Silver Penny Story books: Pied Piper of Hamelin (9781402783494), Thumbelina (9781402783524), and The Steadfast Tin Soldier (9781402783517). Scott J. Wakefield graduated from Art Center College of Design and has worked as a freelance illustrator for national children's magazines and major publishers such as Scholastic and McGraw-Hill. His most recent picture books are A Crack in the Night (Story-Express) and Woodchuck Chuck (Envision Books). He's also illustrated The Three Little Pigs (9781402784347) and Little Red Riding Hood (9781402783371) in the Silver Penny Story series.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Kathleen Olmstead
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Publisher

Sterling an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co Inc

Publication date

4th November 2014

ISBN

9781402783470


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