Tomi Ungerer: The Beast of Monsieur Racine
From renowned children's author and illustrator Tomi Ungerer comes this picture book full of his trademark surreal wit. Monsieur Racine wakes up one day to find his precious pear tree looted of all the award-winning fruits. When he discovers that the culprit is a funny looking beast, his anger gives way to curiosity and the two become friends. But it is not until they are invited to the Academy of Sciences that the true nature of the beast is revealed...
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