The Story of Ferdinand
Author(s) & Illustrator(s): Munro Leaf, Robert Lawson
Edition: Hardcover -- Plot Summary and Book Review
- "The Story of Ferdinand" by Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson is one of the best picture books of all time. A bull named Ferdinand would rather sit quietly and smell the flowers than butt his head and fight, but one day Ferdinand is taken to Madrid for a bullfight. With a powerful story and expressive illustrations, "The Story of Ferdinand" is a great classic book for preschoolers, kindergarteners and beginning readers.