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Fishing for Methuselah

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Best friends -- Fiction,
  • Competition (Psychology) -- Fiction,
  • Cooperativeness -- Fiction,
  • Fishing -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    After having competed with each other in everything and been outwitted by Methuselah, best friends Ivan and Olaf finally find something on which they can cooperate.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRoger Roth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.R736 Fi 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL701293M
    ISBN 100060275928
    LC Control Number97049666


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Their incessant squabbling comes to a head at the annual Winter Carnival's fishing contest on frozen Moosehead Lake, where both are determined to catch the enormous, elusive fish Methuselah.

In their quest, the two venture out far past the other fishermen, onto perilously thin ice.5/5(5). Both Ivan and Olaf are determined to win the Winter Carnival fishing contest by capturing the ancient behemoth, Methuselah. Allowing rivalry to cloud their judgment, the two men select a precarious section of thin ice for their fishing spots.

Methuselah, irritated by their squabbling, separates their section from solid ice and casts them adrift. Their incessant squabbling comes to a head at the annual Winter Carnival's fishing contest on frozen Moosehead Lake, where both are determined to catch the enormous, elusive fish Methuselah.

Roger Roth is the award-winning author and illustrator of The Sign Painter's Dream and Fishing for Methuselah. He has illustrated dozens of children's books, including The American Story: True Tales from American History by Jennifer Armstrong and the Unsolved Mystery from History books by Jane Yolen and Heidi Elisabet Yolen Stemple.

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