"Sophistication of illustrations aside, it is essentially a one-joke tale that will leave readers and listeners wondering what the point is—if any—yet still isn't likely to stir up much real interest. (Picture book. 3-6)"
First published in the U.K. in 2012 as Hans and Matilda
, this quirky import combines minimal text, an odd twist and charmingly childlike pictures to create a brief (a)morality tale.
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