Book Review #296: The Lion and the Mouse #bookaday

The Lion and The Mouse coverby Jerry Pinkney
Wordless picture book
Caldecott Medal winner, 2010
Interest level: K-3
Reading level: everyone
5 out of 5 stars


The illustrations in the wordless picture book are amazing!! The richly detailed images retell the classic Aesop fable of the lion and the mouse. I read this aloud to 4th-graders and they marveled and kept discovering new aspects of the story as we went along.

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