Seven Blind Mice by Ed Young
(Caldecott Honor Book)

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Bold primary colors help depict the seven blind mice as they each set out to investigate the elephant that is standing near the pond.
 

About Ed Young

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Ed Young received the Caldecott Medal for "Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China, " as well as Caldecott Honors for his illustrations in "The Emperor and the Kite, " written by Jane Yolen, and for his book "Seven Blind Mice." His work appears in "The Hunter: A Chinese Folktale" by Mary Casanova and "Donkey Trouble, " which he authored; "White Fang" by Jack London; and "Yeh-Shen: A Cinderella Story from China" by Ai-Ling Louie. He lives in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York.
 
Published April 29, 1992 by Philomel. 48 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Political & Social Sciences. Fiction

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A many-talented illustrator (Lon Po Po, 1989, Caldecott Medal) uses a new medium--collage--in an innovative reworking of ``The Blind Men and the Elephant,'' with splendid results: a book that casually rehearses the days of the week, numbers (ordinal and cardinal), and colors while memorably expli...

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In a stunning celebration of color Caldecott medalist Young ( Lon Po Po ) offers a vibrant variation on the fable of the blind men trying to identify an elephant. Seven differently-hued blind mice app

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In a stunning celebration of color Caldecott medalist Young ( Lon Po Po ) offers a vibrant variation on the fable of the blind men trying to identify an elephant.

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Entertainment Weekly

The prolific and distinguished children's-book artist Ed Young often celebrates his Chinese heritage in his award-winning works.

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