Author: Ed Young
The seven blind mice are adapted from an Indian folk tale-the blind man touches the elephant. In the book, seven blind mice encounter a strange being by the pond, not knowing what it is. So every day, different mice take turns to observe and report back to their peers about their findings, but they never come to an answer. When finally it was the white mouse's turn, he ran from the top, bottom, left and right of the strange being, and eventually found out that it was...
This fresh and refined picture book uses collage techniques to give the traditional story, "the blind man touches the elephant" a new visual experience, and ingeniously helps children to learn how to recognize and observe new things.
Recommended for Ages: 3-6