The mischievous parrot Papagayo spends his days playing in the jungle and disturbing the sleeping night creatures with his raucous cries. But when the ferocious moon-dog begins to devour the moon, only Papagayo knows how to save it. The night creatures learn that he’s a good friend to have-even if he is a bit NOISY.
|Publisher:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt|
|Series:||Voyager Books Series|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||9.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.13(d)|
|Lexile:||AD780L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||4 - 7 Years|
About the Author
GERALD MCDERMOTT (1941-2012) was an internationally acclaimed author-illustrator and the creator of numerous award-winning books and animated films for children. Winner of the Caldecott Medal and two Caldecott Honors for his picture books, he was also a consultant to the Joseph Campbell Foundation on mythology in education. His acclaimed series of trickster tales consists of Raven (a Caldecott Honor Book), Zomo the Rabbit, Coyote, Jabuti, Pig-Boy, and Monkey, each of which draws from the folktale traditions of a different part of the world. www.geraldmcdermott.com
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