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The Yellow Umbrella

Written & illustrated by Henrik Drescher
Published by Atheneum
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A wordless picture book follows the adventures of a pair of monkeys who open up a yellow umbrella, sail off from the city zoo to the ocean, and drift along in their makeshift boat to a happy family reunion.

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Henrik Drescher

Henrik Drescher, an illustrator whose work regularly appears in <i>The New York Times Book Review</i> and other national and international publications, is the author of <i>Pat the Beastie</i> and other children’s books, including <i>McFig and McFly: A Tale of Jealousy, Revenge, and Death (with a Happy Ending)</i>; <i>Hubert the Pudge: A Vegetarian Tale</i>; and <i>The Strange Appearance of Howard Cranebill</i>, which won <i>The New York Times</i> Best Illustrated Book of the Year.<br />He splits his time between Toronto and China.

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Publication Date:
August 1, 1987

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