Chanticleer and the Fox

Written and Illustrated by Barbara Cooney

This adaptation of a story from Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales brings a tale about cleverness and guile to life with bold illustrations and language suitable for children. The pompous rooster Chanticleer, king of his backyard domain, is challenged by a sly fox, and must find his way out of a dangerous situation.

Age Range 4 - 8 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
44
Publisher
Crowell
Grade Level Pre-K - 3rd
ISBN
9780064430876
Lexile AD840
Themes