Blue Chicken

A chicken wreaks havoc in a farmyard with a pot of blue paint.

By Deborah Freedman Illustrated by Deborah Freedman Read by Susie Berneis Animals / Children’s Fiction / Humorous English Age group 3-8 3m Sell Sheet Also available on
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1 Video DVD Tue Feb 17 00:00:00 UTC 2015 22.99 22.99 9781633796058 Add to Cart
									The innocent chicken just wants to help, but things get worse and worse - and bluer and bluer - the more she tries. Playing with colors and perspective, and using minimal text, this richly layered story reveals new things to see and laugh about with each reading.

“…this is suggested as a supplement for storytimes and to entertain young viewers.” - Booklist (video review)

"Art teachers will admire this animated short, and the DVD might inspire discussion with students about what they do when they make a mistake." - School Library Journal (video review)

Starred review. "Breathtakingly beautiful meta-illustrations will draw many eyes to this tale of a curious chicken who spills some paint... Delicate and durable, visually sophisticated yet friendly: simply exquisite." - Kirkus Reviews

Starred review. "The spare, poetic text allows the images to shine... this delightful treat emphasizes the joy of breaking free of conventional boundaries and turning accidents into art." - Booklist

Starred review. "Full of surprise and emotion... The book has much to pore over on every page, and children will want to experience the action over and over again." - School Library Journal