Every page is filled with lush and gorgeous, brilliant, vibrant illustrations.
After four years of looking in used book stores and on the internet I have finally found the book that my grandmother had given me.
The author, Marilee Heyer, beautifully retells this tale but what makes her retelling so compelling are her illustrations.
This is the retelling of an acient Chinese folk tale. Marilee Heyer does a great job in the retelling. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Neem
saved me $20 at the library since we had lost their copy. I never read it but my daughter said it was GREAT!Published 1 month ago by Mary the mom
My sisters and I were given this book as children and it was one of our absolute favorites. If I can say this first: THE ILLUSTRATIONS. THEY ARE AMAZING. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Swank Ivy
This was one of my favorite books as a child. I read, re-read, and re-read this book. The illustrations and story are captivating. Read morePublished 23 months ago by gradstudent
I read this book when I was in first or second grade. The fascinating story and the illustrations still remain in a part of my heart to this day. Read morePublished on June 19, 2011 by ABreeden
I first read this book whilst in elementary school, about 7 or 8 or so. I have spent time since then trying to find the book, which I finally did last week. Read morePublished on September 12, 2010 by Amber D. Joslin
I bought this book because I love this Illustrators work in general, however this story helped lend an extra pop to the style of these images. Read morePublished on August 1, 2009 by D. Covart
My mother bought this book for me when I was a kid - probably about 11 yrs old given the publication date. This book has been a treasured item for me even to today when I am 30. Read morePublished on March 2, 2009 by EChord
I was nine when my grandmother bought me this book when it first came out. She has since then pasted away, so I could never ask her the name of the book. Read morePublished on January 12, 2009 by Rebecca Law