It's an orange aardvark! / Michael Hall.
A carpenter ant drills a hole to see what is outside his stump, worrying his fellow ants, and when new holes reveal different colors they fabricate a story about the horrible beast that will soon attack.
New York, NY :
Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers,
Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Juvenile - 3rd Floor
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