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The wild washerwomen

John Yeoman

The wild washerwomen

by John Yeoman

  • 330 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Andersen Press USA, Distributed in the United States and Canada by Lerner Pub. Group in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Laundresses -- Fiction,
  • Behavior -- Fiction,
  • Humorous stories

  • About the Edition

    Seven washerwomen, sick of their work, go on an uncontrollable rampage, only to meet their match in seven very dirty woodcutters.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby John Yeoman ; illustrated by Quentin Blake.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsBlake, Quentin, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y418 Wi 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22972157M
    ISBN 109780761351528
    LC Control Number2008055432
    OCLC/WorldCa298537959

    Abundant energy, breezy pacing and kid-pleasing ``gross-out'' humor mark this auspicious publishing debut of The Wild Washerwomen Storytellers (DeFelice is the author of Devil's Bridge, Weasel, etc.). Wild Washerwomen (ISBN: ) Celebrate liberation! Forced to wash grubby hankies, horrid socks and ghastly towels by their skinflint boss, seven oppressed washerwomen go on strike and, getting aboard a goat cart, set out to have fun.

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    Once upon a time there were seven unhappy washerwomen. They had far too much washing to do and the owner of the laundry, Mr Balthazar Tight, was simply dreadful! So they decide to go on strike. They are so happy with their newfound freedom that it seems nobody can control them. Until along come seven woodcutters, eager to teach them a lesson. But perhaps the washerwomen will teach the. Award-winning Haitian-Creole-English Bilingual Children's Books, Audio Books and Dual Language Picture Books are a great resource for teaching and learning Haitian-Creole and English as a Second Language. Collection includes Haitian-Creole folktales, fables, multicultural stories, myths, legends, board books, and a beautifully illustrated Haitian-Creole picture dictionary available with Audio.


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So they decide to go on strike. First edition. Author John Yeoman. Publisher Hamish Hamilton. ISBN Date Published Wild Washerwomen, Hired Sportsmen, and Enormous Crocodiles. Blake, Quentin. Horn Book Magazine, v57 n5 p Oct A free-lance cartoonist and children's book illustrator describes his process of approaching a manuscript as a whole book, rather than as individual scenes to be illustrated.

Suggests that pictures in children's books can be Author: Quentin Blake.