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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

Written and illustrated by Simms Taback
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An old favorite as you’ve never seen it before! Everyone knows the song about the old lady who swallowed a fly, a spider, a bird, and even worse, but who’s ever seen what’s going on inside the old lady’s stomach? With this inventive die-cut artwork, Simms Tabak gives us a rollicking, eye-popping version of the well-loved poem.

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  • 1997 New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book Award

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September 1, 1997