Goldilocks and the Three Bears

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Dial Books for Young Readers, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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"With the same delightfully irreverent spirit that he brought to his retellings of Little Red Riding Hood, Marshall enlivens another favorite. . . . The illustrations are fraught with delicious humor and detail. Like its predecessor, perfect for several uses, from picture book hour to beginning reading".--Kirkus Reviews. Caldecott Honor Medal.

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User Review  - katelyndraper - LibraryThing

Goldilocks is a misbehaved girl. Her mother sends her to the village to get some muffins, warning her not to go through the forest because bears live there. Goldilocks doesn't listen and goes through ... Read full review

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User Review  - kather8 - LibraryThing

This book stays true to the traditional "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" story, but it definitely has a few modern twists, which are largely found in the artwork (which is busy and fun). For example ... Read full review

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About the author (1988)

James Marshall (1942-1992) is one of the most popular and celebrated artists in the field of children"s literature. Three of his books were selected as New York Times Best Illustrated Books, and he received a Caldecott Honor Award in 1989 for Goldilocks and the Three Bears. With more than seventy-five books to his credit, including the popular George and Martha series, Marshall has earned the admiration and love of countless readers.

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