Crocodile Tears (Paperback)
A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 1956
A CBC "Hot Off The Press" Selection of March 2017
Crocodile Tears is a an inventive, entertaining classic work that shows just what crocodile tears are through a zany story about a crocodile that arrives at a boy's home to become his pet. With simple ink illustrations and minimal color on thick, creamy paper cased in durable, ingeniously conceived packaging, Crocodile Tears is designed to look like an airmail letter and is a fun adventure as well as objet for children and adults alike.
Crocodile Tears is a 1956 children's story from the famous graphic designer and illustrator Andr Fran ois that tells how to catch a crocodile by going to Egypt, how to get a crocodile home, and even what happens after that A smart, fun, gorgeous classic