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PUSS IN BOOTS by Gail E. Haley


adapted by Gail E. Haley & illustrated by Gail E. Haley

Age Range: 4 - 8

Pub Date: Sept. 1st, 1991
ISBN: 0-525-44740-7
Publisher: Dutton

 Still another ``Puss,'' this one by a Caldecott winner whose free retelling is full of energy and humor and whose vibrant illustrations, appropriately set in 17th-century France, are-- like the original story--a witty blend of satire and romance. Livelier but less formal and less elegant than Marcellino's 1991 Caldecott Honor book; here's a chance for the kids to make constructive comparisons. (Folklore/Picture book. 4-8)