The author of such delights as The Christmas Ark and The Enchanted Tapestry joins forces with illustrator Pinkney to resurrect a colorful folktale that captures the unique flavor of the American South. A 1989 Caldecott Honor Book.
“I have always had a fascination with traveling to magical places. Many of my own stories take place in other places, other dimensions. I guess I’m the ultimate escapist.”—Robert D. San SouciRobert D. San Souci is an ALA Notable author… More about Robert D. San Souci
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Published by Dial Books Sep 29, 1989| 32 Pages| 10 x 10| 4-8 years| ISBN 9780803706194