Uncle Wally's Old Brown Shoe

Uncle Wally's Old Brown Shoe

Book - 2012
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Uncle Wally's Old Brown Shoe, inspired by the familiar nursery rhyme The House That Jack Built, follows the course of one very unusual shoe as it travels through a fascinating, imaginative world to encounter an assortment of quirky characters. The imaginative text and cumulative story are sure to enthrall young readers, as will the detailed illustrations. Children and adults will delight in finding the whimsical objects and hidden meanings in the layered colorful artwork, reminiscent of Wallace Edwards's first book, Alphabeasts.
Publisher: Victoria, B.C. : Orca Book Publishers, c2012
ISBN: 9781459801547
Branch Call Number: E EDW
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,29 cm


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Dec 31, 2013

I loved this book. The illustrations are fantastic. My 4 year old enjoyed looking for different objects in each picture.

mvkramer Dec 18, 2013

Kind of a surreal "House that Jack Built," featuring fish in masks, kittens driving shoes and mice flying planes. Enjoy searching the illustrations for cool, hidden details!

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