Crictor (Paperback)

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By Tomi Ungerer, Tomi Ungerer (Illustrator)
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Staff Reviews

The delightful story of Crictor the boa constrictor is a perennial favorite for old and young. Take this old friend home for yourself or for the kiddos in your life.


— From Crictor


‘A highly diverting picture book about an agreeable pet boa constrictor that earns the affection and gratitude of a French village.’ —BL. ‘Children will love it.’ —H.

Notable Children's Books of 1940–1959 (ALA)
1959 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book)
A Reading Rainbow Selection
1958 Children's Spring Book Festival Prize (NY Herald Tribune)

Product Details
ISBN: 9780064430449
ISBN-10: 0064430448
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: July 14th, 1983
Pages: 400
Language: English
Series: Reading Rainbow Books