Aesop in California (HB) - by Doug Hansen
Classic fables with a delightful California twist!
Guess who just arrived in California? Aesop! Here among the plants, animals, and places of the Golden State, his timeless fables from ancient Greece take on a new vitality and immediacy. From blackberry-munching grizzlies to Hollywood house mice, this is a book to delight the eye, stimulate the imagination, and teach us some very important lessons.
“All children age 4–8 and most adults will find it irresistible.” — Midwest Book Review
“Here is a book to start readers California dreaming, wherever they happen to live.” — Angelica Carpenter, curator, Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children's Literature