This retelling of the English folktale "The Old Woman and Her Pig" features a Texas cowboy and an ornery Longhorn. A whole chain of events must be set into motion before Zeke can get home for a big bowl of chili.
|Publisher:||Arcadia Publishing SC|
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 8 Years|
About the Author
David Davis is the author of almost a dozen books with Pelican, including Jazz Cats, a 2002 Children's Book Choice selection; Librarian's Night Before Christmas; Nurse's Night Before Christmas; Ten Redneck Babies: A Southern Counting Book; Texas Aesop's Fables; Texas Mother Goose; and Texas Zeke and the Longhorn. Four of his books have earned spots on the Accelerated Reader list. He resides in Fort Worth, Texas.
Alan Fearl Stacy is a self-taught artist who derived his style and techniques from a variety of ancient and modern sources. He worked in broadcast television as a graphic artist and as a makeup artist for music videos, commercials, and theatre for many years. As a self-employed illustrator and designer, Stacy has illustrated two nonfiction picture books and self-published several graphic-novel versions of Aesop's fables.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This is just pure fun with words and with art. Easy to read out loud and see what the pictures portray...always a page turner to see what's next.
My daughter and I enjoyed reading this one. It is funny and the artwork is a hoot! Very satisfying ending, too.