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The Funny Little Woman

(1973)
A Picture Book by

 
 
In this Caldecott Medal-winning tale set in Old Japan, a lively little woman who loves to laugh pursues her runaway dumpling - and must outwit the wicked three-eyed oni when she lands in their clutches.

"It's all done with a commendable amount of taste, imagination, and style." - School Library Journal (starred review)

"A beautifully convincing tale." - The New York Times Book Review

Awards:

ALA Notable Children's Book

Child Study Association Book of the Year

The Horn Book Fanfare

Genre: Children's Fiction

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Hardback Editions

June 2007 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Funny Little Woman (Picture Puffins)
Author(s): Arlene Mosel, Lafcadio Hearn
ISBN: 1-4352-0748-3 / 978-1-4352-0748-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints 2007-06-28
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February 1993 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 0-88103-861-X / 978-0-88103-861-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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February 1993 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel, Lafcadio Hearn
ISBN: 0-606-03787-X / 978-0-606-03787-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media Inc
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February 1993 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 0-8124-2807-2 / 978-0-8124-2807-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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October 1972 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 0-525-30265-4 / 978-0-525-30265-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Puffin
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June 1977 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 0-525-45036-X / 978-0-525-45036-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dutton Childrens Books
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Paperback Editions

February 1993 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 0-14-054753-3 / 978-0-14-054753-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin Books
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December 1991 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Funny Little Woman (PRA162)
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 1-56008-054-X / 978-1-56008-054-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Weston Woods Studios
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October 1977 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 0-525-44255-3 / 978-0-525-44255-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Puffin
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September 1973 : UK Paperback
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Title: Funny Little Women, The
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
ISBN: 0-582-16046-4 / 978-0-582-16046-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Longman Young Bks.
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Audio Editions

February 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
Publisher: Listening Library
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February 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
Publisher: Listening Library
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February 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
Publisher: Listening Library
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December 2011 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Funny Little Woman
Author(s): Arlene Mosel
Publisher: Weston Woods Studios
Availability: Amazon