The Mitten by Jan Brett

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This Ukrainian folktale adapted by renowned children’s book author and illustrator Jan Brett was originally published in 1981. The story focuses on a lost mitten that oddly becomes home to some woodland animals before being found again by its rightful owner. Now available in board book edition, it is perfect for the youngest of children.

Jan Brett is a best-selling author and/or illustrator of almost three dozens children’s books; she has received awards and accolades from many well-known media, literacy and academic organizations, including:

  • The New York Times
  • The National Education Association
  • Publisher’s Weekly
  • National Teachers Association
  • American Booksellers Association
  • Parent’s Choice Award
  • School Library Journal
  • New Yorker Magazine


Author Jan Brett
For Ages 1 to 3 years
Pages 32 pages
Format Board book

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