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The King Who Rained

Illustrated by Fred Gwynne

A young girl misunderstands her parents’ expressions as fairy tales in this humorous picture book by Fred Gwynne.

Confused by the different meanings of words that sound alike, a little girl imagines such unusual sights as “a king who rained” and “the foot prince in the snow.”

Fred Gwynne, best known as the television star of The Munsters, was also the author-illustrator of many children's books, including his classic books of humorous homonyms.

Fred Gwynne, best known as the television star of The Munsters, was also the author-illustrator of many children's books, including his classic books of humorous homonyms.

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