When the Princess Lenore falls ill of a surfeit of raspberry tarts, the only thing that can cure her is the Moon. But how will her father the King get it for her?
Author: James Thurber
Illustrator: Louis Slobodkin
The woodland animals were all getting ready for the winter. Geese flew south, rabbits and deer grew thick warm coats, and the raccoons and chipmunks lay down for a long winter nap. It was a sure sign that the big snow was on its way. The authors feature in this winter story.
Author: Berta Hader
Illustrator: Berta Hader
When Johnny Orchard goes hunting for a bear he comes home with a cub, but that’s not the end of the story.
Author: Lynd Ward
Illustrator: Lynd Ward
A surrealist exercise with four simultaneous, possibly interconnected stories going on. Too clever by half? or The (Caldecott) Emperor’s New Clothes?
Author: David Macaulay
Illustrator: David Macaulay