Sid is a tired snail, searching for some peace and quiet. Wherever he goes he bumps into his neighbors—chirping sparrows, singing foxes, hooting owls, quacking ducks, and buzzing bees-each noisier than the last! In the end he decides to invite all his neighbors to a party, where they make lots of noise and have so much fun they get tired and fall asleep. At last the snail can get some peace! This amusing story is illustrated with the colorful screen prints that have made Ruth Green – originally a textile designer- one of the leading illustrators of her generation.
Sid the snail needs some rest, but wherever he goes, he always encounters noisy neighbors, so what does he do? He thinks of an innovative way to stop the noise of the neighbors without getting into a fight with his neighbors or ruining his relationship with them. Sid calls his neighbors and invites ...Read More