Chanticleer and the Fox

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chanticleer and the fox

Winner, 1959 Caldecott Medal

King of the barnyard, Chanticleer struts about all day. When a fox bursts into his domain, dupes him into crowing, and then grabs him in a viselike grip, Chanticleer must do some quick thinking to save himself and his barnyard kingdom.---from the publisher

44 pages                                978-0064430876                            Ages 4-8

Keywords:  rooster, farm, farm animals, fox, danger, problem solving, classic, Caldecott Medal, 4 year old, 5 year old, 6 year old, 7 year old, vanity, Social Emotional Learning SEL

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"The familiar fable of the vain cock and the shrewd fox skillfully adapted and presented in picture-book form. The excellent story-telling, the beautiful pictures with their rich, sparkling colors and authentically detailed medieval background, and the clean-looking handsomely designed format make this a truly distinguished book."-- "Booklist"

 

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