Why the Chicken Crossed the Road (Google eBook)

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

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Review: Why the Chicken Crossed the Road

User Review  - Kendra - Goodreads

Why the Chicken Crossed the Road by David Macaulay is a fun yet confusing book. as a kid we heard many jokes on why the chicken crossed the road and this book take a spin on that joke by answering the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

An interesting tale on 'why the chicken crossed the road', but not interesting enough to hold the girls attention. Read full review

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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 GlobeHorn Book Award, the Christopher Award, an American Institute of Architects Medal, and the Washington PostChildrens 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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