On Our Shelves Now
The classic picture book about five clever brothers, each with a different extraordinary ability, has been in print for almost 80 years.
"An original nonsense tale told with...spirit and gusto." -- The Horn Book
About the Author
Claire Huchet Bishop (1899 – 1993) was a children's novelist and librarian. She was the winner of the Newbery Honor for Pancakes-Paris and All Alone, and the Josette Frank Award for Twenty and Ten. The Five Chinese Brothers won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award in 1959.