Two Bad Ants

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Houghton Mifflin, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 31 pages
The three-time Caldecott medalist tells the tale of two ants who de-cide to leave the safety of the others to venture into a danger-laden kitchen. "Children will be fascinated by the ant-eye view that Van Allsburg provides of common everyday items." -- Booklist

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About the author (1988)

Chris Van Allsburgis the winner of two Caldecott Medals, for Jumanji and The Polar Express, as well as the recipient of a Caldecott Honor Book for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi . The author and illustrator of numerous picture books for children, he has also been awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in children's literature. In 1982, Jumanji was nominated for a National Book Award and in 1996, it was made into a popular feature film. Chris Van Allsburg is a former instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design. Visit him at

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