been snowing for days....
the Wild Animals
Written and illustrated by Jan Brett
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Annie was lonely. Taffy, her golden-haired
cat, had disappeared. Life in the woods was empty. There was
no one to love and be Annie's friend. Outside, the snow was deep and
the winter seemed endless. Annie tried her best to encourage Taffy
to return but without success. A moose and a bear and even a wildcat
are not as soft and cuddlesome or as friendly as Taffy. Where could
Jan Brett's story is told mostly through
wonderfully detailed full-color illustrations. The wonders of the
forest and the seasons are an expressive backdrop to the tale of the
animals. Story within story forms as the intricate borders subtly
foreshadow the main plot of Taffy's final return to her friend Annie.
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