The Cod's Tale

The Cod's Tale

Book - 2001
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Penguin Putnam
"Excellent ink drawings, brightened with colorful washes, illustrate incidents from the text with clarity, a flair for the dramatic, and a sense of humor." (Booklist, starred review)

"Kurlansky is a masterful storyteller. . . . Schindler's pictures, from serious to silly, add to the pleasure . . . . Readers of this title will never again look at fish and chips in quite the same way." (Kirkus Reviews)

"Breezy, kid-friendly prose. . . . Fascinating and informative . . . bound to hook young readers." (The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books)

Baker & Taylor
A picture book by the author of Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World provides a comprehensive look at the importance of cod fishing from the early days of the Vikings and Columbus through today. 12,500 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

Chronicles the relationship between humans and cod from the time of Vikings and of Columbus through the present day, discussing their life cycles, enemies, and eating habits.

Publisher: New York : Putnam's, 2001
ISBN: 9780399234767
0399234764
Characteristics: 43 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Schindler, S. D. - Illustrator

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