Hardcover, 32 pages
Published by Sterling (2011-02-01)
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No money? No problem! In this sunny, funny western-style take on the famous folktale “Stone Soup,” two penniless but wily vaqueros (cowboys) trick a whole town into cooking a giant pot of stew for everyone to share.
David Davis's deliciously colorful language and Ben Galbraith's delightful illustrations make this picture book a tasty confection.
One Potato Review
Fulsomely adapted from the classic Stone Soup - about making something out of nothing except community. Here is the treatment this fable has always deserved: crowded and picaresque, with a grifter’s flair for persuasion.