Interrupting Chicken

 
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Interrupting Chicken
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Release Date
August 10, 2010
ISBN
9780763641689
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At bedtime, despite a rooster papa's best efforts to share classic fairy tales with his daughter, Little Red Chicken's soft heart means she can't help but jump into each story to warn Hansel and Gretel and then Red Riding Hood about impending danger, and to assure Chicken Little: Don't panic! It was just an acorn. In each case, the story abruptly ends, wearying the father with what to do next. When he convinces his daughter to compose her own story, she fills four pages with preschool-style spelling and drawings about a chicken putting her papa to bed, but her tale is interrupted by Papa's snores. At the end, the pair cuddle together, asleep.

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Wonderfully illustrated, humorous children's book!
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This book is wonderfully illustrated, offering a difference in medium and style between scenes taking place in the folktales and in the main story. Wonderful book to read aloud with children. One of mine and my daughter's favorites!
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