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Crow Boy

Crow Boy

A shy mountain boy in Japan leaves his home at dawn and returns at sunset to go to the village school. Pictures and text of moving and harmonious simplicity .--Saturday Review. Caldecott Honor Book. Full-color illustrations.

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ISBN 9780812422207
Published 1 September 1976 by Perfection Learning
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Yashima, Taro
Series Picture Puffin books

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ISBN-13 9780812422207
ISBN-10 0812422201
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Perfection Learning
Imprint Perfection Learning
Publication Date 1 September 1976
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Yashima, Taro
Series Picture Puffin books
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Japan, Loneliness, Schools, Individuality, Teachers
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Width: 183mm
Height: 224mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 249g
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

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Chibi has been an outcast since that frightening first day of school when he hid under the schoolhouse. Afraid of the teacher and unable to make any friends, Chibi passes his free time alone - alone at study time, alone at playtime, always a forlorn little tag-along. But when Mr. Isobe arrives, the teacher sees things in Chibi that no one else has ever noticed...

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