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Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China
Lon Po Po A Red-Riding Hood Story from China Author:Ed Young Award-winning artist Ed Young illustrates, with characteristic flair and energy, the ancient Chinese version of the favorite fairy tale "Little Red Riding Hood." Young's vibrant, yet delicate, pastels and watercolors add drama to the deftly translated story. "An extraordinary and powerful book."--Publishers Weekly. Full color. 1990 Caldecott Med... more »al book.« less
A great twist for those children who love Little Red Riding Hood - I thought it was a little more, ummmm, I guess sinister. However, for my 5 year old, it took a classic story heard time and again and added a new edge for him. He loved it, but has decided to pass it on for another book :) Enjoy!