Annotations for Lon Po Po : A Red-Riding Hood Story from China


Baker & Taylor
This Eastern variation on the Grimm tale follows the misadventures of three children, left alone by their mother and visited by a wolf posing as their grandmother or Po Po

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Baker & Taylor
Three sisters staying home alone are endangered by a hungry wolf who is disguised as their grandmother.

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Penguin Putnam
"Not for the faint-hearted, Lon Po Po (Grandmother Wold), is a tale of a menacing danger and courage....(Young's) command of page composition and his sensitive use of color give the book a visual force that matches the strength of the story and stands as one of the illustrator's best efforts." --Booklist"Absolutely splendid." --Kirkuse Reviews. "An extraordinary and powerful book." -- Publisher's Weekly

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