Fred Marcellino


Fred Marcellino (1939–2001) wrote and illustrated many books for children, including a Caldecott Honor Book, Puss in Boots. He began his career in illustration with A Rat's Tale.

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Puss in Boots

Charles Perrault; Illustrated by Fred Marcellino; Translated by Malcolm Arthur
Square Fish

The adventures of that rascal, Puss, and his master, the miller’s son are portrayed in a lavish series of illustrations that range from sumptuous grandeur to...

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A Rat's Tale

Tor Seidler; Pictures by Fred Marcellino
Farrar, Straus and Giroux BYR Paper

Although young Montague Mad-Rat lives in--or rather, under--New York City, he know very few rats besides his mother, who makes hats, his father, who builds...

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