By Wanda Gag
The humorous factor is G?g's follow-up to her well-loved first ebook, hundreds of thousands of Cats. It tells the tale of a curious dragon-like "aminal" that eats kid's dolls. A kindly previous guy named Bobo can't stand by means of and make allowance the humorous factor to scouse borrow dolls from little ones. He entices it to consume "jum-jills," a concoction he makes up from seven nut tarts, 5 seed puddings, cabbage salads, and fifteen little cheeses, all rolled into little balls. a contented finishing is guaranteed whilst the humorous factor discovers he loves jum-jills and is confident that they are going to make his tail develop longer and his blue issues develop extra attractive. He returns every day for the treats and not eats one other doll. most sensible identified for her Newbery Honor winner, hundreds of thousands of Cats, Wanda G?g (1893-1946) was once a pioneer in kid's e-book writing and representation. Her ground-breaking means of integrating illustrations with the textual content is clear in all of her vintage books. Born in New Ulm, Minnesota, she rose from poverty to foreign acclaim as a kid's e-book writer, artist, and illustrator. In reputation of her artistry, she was once posthumously provided the 1958 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award for thousands of Cats and the 1977 Kerlan Award for her physique of labor.
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