The Emperor's Old Clothes

The Emperor's Old Clothes

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Here is the untold story of Henry, a simple farmer who stumbles upon some extraordinary finery and a whole new attitude. Who would have guessed that a change of attire would bring out his truly regal nature? Yet Henry's transformation may cause trouble in the barnyard...Kathryn Lasky and David Catrow weave a new wrinkle into an old tale--with royally hilarious results!
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 230 x 280 x 12mm | 409g
  • Harcourt Publishers Group (Australia) Pty.Ltd
  • Marrickville, Australia
  • English
  • colour and b&w illustrations
  • 0152003843
  • 9780152003845

About Kathryn Lasky

KATHRYN LASKY's many books for young people have received such honors as the Parents' Choice Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and a Newbery Honor citation. Her picture books include The Emperor's Old Clothes, illustrated by David Catrow; A Brilliant Streak: The Making of Mark Twain, illustrated by Barry Moser; and Marven of the Great North Woods, illustrated by Kevin Hawkes. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
www.xensei.com/users/newfilm/homelsk.htm David Catrow is an editorial cartoonist and the illustrator of more than seventy books for children, including the New York Times bestseller I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! and I Like Myself!, both written by Karen Beaumont, Dozens of Cousins by Shutta Crum, Plantzilla by Jerdine Nolen, and Rotten Teeth by Laura Simms. He lives in Ohio. Visit his website at www.catrow.com.
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62 ratings
3.69 out of 5 stars
5 23% (14)
4 37% (23)
3 29% (18)
2 10% (6)
1 2% (1)
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