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Crankee Doodle

Written by Tom Angleberger and illustrated by Cece Bell
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What's Crankee Doodle About

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“Yankee Doodle went to town / a-riding on a pony / stuck a feather in his hat / and called it macaroni.” Many know the song “Yankee Doodle Dandy,” but few understand it. This unapologetically silly picture book reveals the legendary ride to town—and the whole macaroni thing—was actually the work of Mr. Doodle’s overeager pony. Mr. Doodle doesn’t want any pasta or even a trip into town. No wonder he’s so cranky!

Includes a historical note.

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Who Wrote Crankee Doodle

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Tom Angleberger

Tom Angleberger is the best-selling author of the Origami Yoda books. He lives in Virginia with his wife, Cece Bell, and family.

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Who Illustrated Crankee Doodle

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Cece Bell

Cece Bell is the author-illustrator of the Newbery Honor book El Deafo, I Yam a Donkey!, and the Sock Monkey picture books. She lives in Virginia with her family.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
1328869288
ISBN 13:
9781328869289
Publication Date:
June 5, 2018