Why the Chicken Crossed the Road (Google eBook)

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Apr 29, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A rollicking investigation of cause and effect by the Caldecott medalist.
  

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User Review  - cyoung23 - LibraryThing

This fun book answers an old question that everyone has always wondered the answer to. The author does a good job at keeping each page as exciting as the last. Every page I turned, I noticed the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jayne Hill - Goodreads

While reading this story I could imagine all the chaos going on in the town. I thought it was so cleaver how the story circled around without the reader being able to expect that. If I was to give ... Read full review

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About the author (1991)

David Macaulay is an award-winning author and illustrator whose books have sold millions of copies in the United States alone, and his work has been translated into a dozen languages. Macaulay has garnered numerous awards including the Caldecott Medal and Honor Awards, the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award, the Christopher Award, an American Institute of Architects Medal, and the Washington Post–Children’s Book Guild Nonfiction Award. In 2006, he was the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, given “to encourage people of outstanding talent to pursue their own creative, intellectual, and professional inclinations.” Superb design, magnificent illustrations, and clearly presented information distinguish all of his books. David Macaulay lives with his family in Vermont.

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