• The Shark and the Parrotfish and Other Caribbean Fables

The Shark and the Parrotfish and Other Caribbean Fables

by Mario Picayo

Illustrated by Cherise Ward

Inspired by Aesop’s classic tales, and with the animals and plants of the Caribbean as its cast of characters, this new book by best-selling author Mario Picayo follows the traditional fable form while adding new and amusing twists to the moral-teaching stories. Gorgeously illustrated by Barbadian artist Cherise Ward, The Shark and the Parrotfish and Other Caribbean Fables promises to delight readers of all ages.


About the Author

Mario Picayo was born in Cuba. As a child he and his family moved to Puerto Rico and later to the United States Virgin Islands. He is the author of A Very Smart Cat; Four Wishes for Robbie; Fun, Fun, One Crab on the Run; and one of the Caribbean s all-time best selling children s title, A Caribbean Journey from A to Y (Read and Discover What Happened to the Z). He lives in New York.

Product Details

    Language: English
    Recommended Age: 7-11
    Hardcover: 32 pages
    Publisher: Little Bell Caribbean; First edition (July 3, 2015)
    Language: English
    ISBN-10: 193437038X
    ISBN-13: 9781934370384
    Product Dimensions: 10.6 x 8.4 x 0.4 inches
    Product Dimensions: 10.6 x 8.4 x 0.4 inches
    Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces

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The Shark and the Parrotfish and Other Caribbean Fables

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