cover image Toad Is the Uncle of Heaven

Toad Is the Uncle of Heaven

Jeanne M. Lee, Author, Jeanne M. Lee, Illustrator Henry Holt & Company $8.95 (32p) ISBN 978-0-8050-1147-0

According to PW , ``Arresting paintings in lavish colors dramatize the story,'' a graceful retelling of the courageous Toad's travel beyond the skies to beg rain from the King of Heaven. Ages 4-7. (Sept.)