Auntie Tiger

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HarperCollins, Jan 1, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
14 Reviews

Rumble, rumble.

Auntie Tiger's tummy is growling, and she is on the prowl for something very, very tasty.

Big Sister looks delicious.

Little Sister looks yummy, too.

But Auntie Tiger will have to be very tricky, because even though the sisters quarrel, they will do anything to protect each other.

Award-winning author Laurence Yep's deft adaptation of a Chinese tiger version of "Little Red Riding Hood" has been illustrated in vibrant colors that pop off the page by newcomer Insu Lee. Auntie Tiger is sure to make you laugh—and make you hungry!

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User Review  - Jorden - Goodreads

Chinese version of the little red riding hood, but tiger instead of wolf. Great variation and nice illustrations. Read full review

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User Review  - Meg McGregor - Goodreads

A Chinese version of Little Red Riding Hood, this tale has two sisters who constantly fight with each other. But when the Tiger dresses up and gets Little Sister to let him in - will they become his ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Laurence Yep has been fascinated with tales of sibling rivalry from the day he was born. His older brother, Tom, chose his name Laurence—after a saint who died a particularly gruesome death. Laurence has been trying to get even ever since. Laurence Yep now lives in Pacific Grove, California, with his wife and is one of children's literature's most respected authors. His award-winning titles include Newbery Honor Books Dragonwings and Dragon's Gate.

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