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Fabian Escapes

Fabian Escapes

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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Caldecott Honor–winning Hondo and Fabian are back!

The award-winning cat and dog duo returns for another set of adventures. This time, Hondo stays home while Fabian goes outside. Seen from a cat-and-dog's-eye view, an ordinary day is elevated to an exciting new level.

Peter McCarty's simple text and signature lush watercolor-and-pencil illustrations make it clear that wherever these two furry friends go, mischief is sure to follow!

Fabian Escapes is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year

Praise for Fabian Escapes

“The language is pitch-perfect.” —The New York Times Book Review on Hondo & Fabian

“At once ingenuous and sophisticated.” —Publishers Weekly on Hondo & Fabian

“The colored-pencil, selectively realistic illustrations are velvet-warm and fog-fuzzy.” —School Library Journal on Hondo & Fabian

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Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty

Peter McCarty is the author and illustrator of Hondo & Fabian, Moon Plane, T Is for Terrible, Little Bunny on the Move, and Baby Steps. He lives with his family in upstate New York.

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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