Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion Book Cover

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Preschool, Kindergarten, Grade 1

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Folk Tales

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Animals, Features People of Color

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Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion

Written by:

Alex T Smith


July 26, 2016


Scholastic Press

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Little Red is on her way to visit Auntie Rosie with a basket of goodies and some spot medicine. Along the way she meets the Very Hungry Lion. The Lion is eager to gobble up Little Red. The Lion's plan doesn't work out the way he wanted. 
"Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion" is a fractured fairy tale version of "Little Red Riding Hood." It's a classic fairy tale with a safari twist! 
Alex T. Smith's fun, bold art brings "Little Red Riding Hood" to life in a refreshing new way that will delight young readers.

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