Scarry, Richard. Richard Scarry’s Best Nursery Tales Ever. Previously published as Animal Nursery Tales. “A Golden Book.” Random House, 1975. ISBN 978-0-385-37533-7. $15.99. Ages 5-8 yrs. P9 Q9.
Eleven nursery tales written and illustrated with Richard Scarry’s “Busy Town” characters. Grandmother is saved in Little Red Riding Hood, the Gingerbread man gets eaten, and the wolf is fooled, Goldilocks runs home, The Three Billy Boats Gruff make it across the bridge, wishes and a teeny tiny woman are a few of the stories included in these wonderfully illustrated tales.
April 2015 review by Patty Dodson.