Lon Po Po

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Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China
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Author Ed Young
Illustrator Ed Young
Language English
Genre Children's picture book
Publisher Philomel
Publication date
November 1989
Media type Print (Hardcover and Paperback)
Pages 32 (first edition, hardback)
ISBN 978-0-399-21619-0
OCLC 17981442
398.2/0951 E 19
LC Class PZ8.1.Y84 Lo 1989

Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China is a children's picture book written and illustrated by Ed Young. Published in 1989, the book is a version of the Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale. Young won the 1990 Caldecott Medal for his illustrations.[1]


  1. ^ American Library Association: Caldecott Medal Winners, 1938 - Present. URL accessed 27 May 2009.

2. Scholastic http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/lessonplan.jsp?id=658

Preceded by
Song and Dance Man
Caldecott Medal recipient
Succeeded by
Black and White