CRITICS HAVE SAID
- “From an old folk tale [the author] has fashioned this bright picture book, infusing it with a humor which seems to have sprung from her own hearty enjoyment of the troubles of a peddler with a band of monkeys.””
— The New York Times
IF YOU LOVE THIS BOOK, THEN TRY:
- Barrett, Judi. Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2012.
- Zion, Gene. Harry the Dirty Dog. HarperCollins, 2006.
- Burton, Virginia Lee. Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel. HMH Books for Young Readers, 1977.