Nonsensical appeal and vibrant illustrations will lead young readers right into this picture book in rhyme. The poem about three silly ladies provides illustrator Yu-Mei Han a rollicking chance to show off her style, reminiscent of the earthy characters of Margot Zemach. Uproarious escapades unfold in maxed-out color as the wise women's wits run away from them, leading them on a fantastic journey over land, sea, and sky?until at last they find themselves happily back at home. The read-aloud rhyme about the three wacky ...

Three Wise Old Women 2004, Dutton Children's Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780525472308