The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales

Book Overview & Market Performance

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales

Collectible Facts & Figures

Bibliographic Details

Author: Jon Scieszka

Publication date: 1992

Country: United States

Language: English

Publisher: Viking Press

Binding: paperback

Points of collection interest

  • The book is a collection of twisted, humorous parodies of famous children's stories and fairy tales, such as "Little Red Riding Hood", "The Ugly Duckling" and "The Gingerbread Man". It won The New York TimesBest Illustrated Book award, it was a Caldecott Honor book, and has won numerous other awards in various countries.
  • The book has proved to be popular with children and adults, as its light-hearted approach creates interest, while educating young readers about some of the features of books (such as title and contents) by poking fun at those conventions.

Available Assets Online

Budget $1000 - $5000, Modern Children's