Not Your Usual Animal Picture Book

Emily Gravett’s Wolves is on a shelf in my classroom along with a number of other snarky books about fairytale-like wolves. Ones like The Big Bad Wolf and Me and The True Story of the Three Little Pigs. Those latter two have relatively happy endings while Gravett’s is a bit different (although she does provide an alternative one for squeamish types). All this is just to say there is an interesting profile of her today in the Independent.

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2 responses to “Not Your Usual Animal Picture Book

  1. What about Trivizas’ Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig?

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  2. Know it, but don’t own it. Is it very snarky, though? Can’t remember.

    I haven’t intentionally collected fairytale wolves books, just happened to notice that I had a lot and started shelving them together. There are more, but I can’t recall what they are at the moment.

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