Results of the Golden Kite Award in the year 1999.
The story of the industrious Little Red Hen is not a new one, but when this particular hen spies a can of tomato sauce in her cupboard and decides to make a pizza, the familiar tale takes on a fresh new twist. Kids will love following along as the hen, with no help from her friends the duck, the dog, and the cat, goes through the steps of making a pizza-shopping for supplies, making the dough, and adding the toppings. But despite their initial resistance, the hen’s friends come through in the end and help out in a refreshing and surprising way.
Lalo the lamb wants to have a bright sweater like the one the shepherd boy wears. But Lalo has a hard time washing, spinning and dyeing his own wool. Both Lalo and the boy understand the true meaning of “knit” — or bring together — and the two share a special bond. Color illustrations throughout.