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Emma and the Coyote Hardcover – May 1, 1999

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"Emma is a hen with personality, persistence, and (pardon the pun) pluck. The story of her ingenious ways of foiling the coyote is engaging, funny, and will have preschoolers clamoring to "read it again!" --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

About the Author

Margriet Ruurs is an author of educational material for children as well as many popular picture books, including Wild Babies and A Pacific Alphabet. Two previous Emma books, Emma and the Coyote and Emma's Cold Day, won the Mr. Christie's Book Award Silver Seal. Born in the Netherlands, Margriet has lived in California, the Yukon, Alberta, and British Columbia. Currently she lives in Shedd, Oregon.

Barbara Spurll is best known for her renderings of animals with attitude. Besides her award-winning work on the Emma series, Barbara's artwork enlivens many other books for children, including Mooki and the Too Proud Peacock, The Flying Tortoise, and Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper! Born in England, Barbara now lives in Toronto, Ontario.
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Product Details

  • Age Range: 5 and up
  • Grade Level: Kindergarten and up
  • Hardcover: 24 pages
  • Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside; 1 edition (May 1, 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0773731407
  • ISBN-13: 978-0773731400
  • Product Dimensions: 8.6 x 0.4 x 10.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.1 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #9,998,681 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By A Customer on May 24, 2000
Format: Hardcover
An absolutely delightful tale of barnyard intrigue. Emma is noordinary chicken! She is determined to overcome her fears and outsmartthe evil coyote who lurks around the hen house. In spite of comments like "a chicken can't outsmart a coyote!", she believes in herself and teaches children to do the same. This book gives a wonderful positive message to our children and will help them develop good self-esteem. The illustrations are colorful and entertaining. My children loved it! My daughter's entire kindergarten class wanted it to be read over and over again! This one's a keeper!
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