Quill Soup : A Stone Soup Story
By Alan Durant, Author & Dale Blankenaar, Illustrator. Gather round for soup fit for the king in this vibrant twist on a classic fable. With brightly colored art and engaging characters, this retelling of the well-known Stone Soup story will captivate young readers. Noko the traveling porcupine arrives in a village. He’s denied food and a place to sleep by all the animals he meets. Finally he’s granted a fire and a large pot of water. He adds a few of his quills to make his famous quill soup, which he says the king loves! Slowly but surely, everyone contributes ingredients—carrots, beans, and more. Will the soup feed them all? For ages 3 and up.