Take Little Red Riding Hood, drop her in the middle of the Louisiana bayou,
and she magically transforms into Petite Rouge!
As she hurries through the swamp to bring her sick grandmï¿½re some soothing ï¿½touffï¿½e, Petite Rouge does not have to worry about any big bad wolves. However, she does have to watch out for the gator taille-taille!
Will Petite Rouge safely deliver her ï¿½touffï¿½e to Grandmï¿½re?
Will Grandmï¿½re get well? Will the gator taille-taille eat them both? As children discover the answers to these questions, they will also learn numerous
Cajun words along the way.
A former teacher who makes frequent school appearances, Sheila Hï¿½bert
Collins proudly claims a heritage that is completely Cajun. A native of
Abbeville, Louisiana, Mrs. Collins combined her Cajun love and pride with her love of children's literature to create her unique Cajun fairy tales. Her unique talents have placed her on the Louisiana State Artist Roster as an author and
Chris Diket, a professional artist and art teacher, resides in Thibodaux,
Louisiana. also Available on Audiocassette.
|Publisher:||Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated|
|Series:||Cajun Tall Tales Series|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 8 Years|
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