The Singing SnakeBook - 1993
In this retelling of an Australian folktale, Old Man challenges the animals to enter a singing contest. Snake, knowing that his voice will never win, swallows Lark and tricks her into singing through his mouth. Snake's ruse is discovered when Lark scratches his throat and escapes. Full color. School Library Journal Best Books of the Year 1993.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c1993
Characteristics: 40 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm