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Humble Pie Jennifer Donnelly

Humble Pie

Jennifer Donnelly

Published
ISBN : 9780689844355
Hardcover
32 pages
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Only Theos grandmother sees the truth about the boy: Hes as spoiled as a rotten old apple!That is why, on one of Theos naughtiest, grabbiest, mouthiest days, Grandmother decides to bake him a pie.Young Theo has never seen the like. Its crust is asMoreOnly Theos grandmother sees the truth about the boy: Hes as spoiled as a rotten old apple!That is why, on one of Theos naughtiest, grabbiest, mouthiest days, Grandmother decides to bake him a pie.Young Theo has never seen the like. Its crust is as big as a bedsheet- its filling of plums, cherries, peaches, pears, apples, and quince is as tempting as any sweet feast ever set before a boy. But when he greedily reaches out for a taste, little Theo bites off a lot more than he can chew!Jennifer Donnellys wise and funny tale has inspired pictures of modern-day wit and medieval charm from a master of artistic antics, Stephen Gammell.