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Lousy Rotten Stinkin' Grapes

Lousy Rotten Stinkin' Grapes

Illustrated by: Barry Moser
For Ages: 4 - 8
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Fox wants the grapes, but they're too high for him to reach. He's nothing if not crafty, and in this humorous new spin on the well-known fable, fox's scheme is taken to new heights.
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  • Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | 
  • 32 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780689802461 | 
  • August 2009 | 
  • Grades P - 3
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About the Author

Margie Palatini
Photograph © Margie Palatini

Margie Palatini

Margie Palatini is the author of many celebrated children's books, including Lousy Rotten Stinkin' Grapes, The Three Silly Billies and Earthquack!, all illustrated by Barry Moser, as well as Sweet Tooth and Bedhead, both illustrated by Jack E. Davis. She lives with her family in New Jersey. Visit Margie at margiepalatini.com.

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Barry Moser
Q. how did you come to write Lousy Rotten Stinkin' Grapes?

A. I illustrated the book. I did not write it. That was Marge Palatini. I came to illustrate it because the publisher offered me a commission to do so, and I needed the money.

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