The Shoe Bird

By Eudora Welty

with illustrations by Beth Krush

88 pp.

0878056688 (9780878056682)
Cloth $25.00T

Cloth, $25.00


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When Arturo the Parrot, whose job was to help greet people as they came into The Friendly Shoe Store, picked up and repeated a small boy's disgruntled comment-"Shoes are for the birds!"-it certainly changed the course of his life! This is Eudora Welty's only book specifically for young readers.

88 pp.