Moon Rope/Un lazo a la luna

by Lois Ehlert, Amy Prince

A Peruvian folktale told in Spanish and English

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780152017026
  • ISBN-10: 015201702X
  • Pages: 36
  • Publication Date: 08/01/2003
  • Carton Quantity: 50
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    Fox wants to go to the moon. Mole does not--at least not until he hears about the huge worms waiting up there for him to eat. So the two of them set off on their adventure, with a little help from a rope of grass and their friends the birds. The bilingual text and bold art showcase Lois Ehlert at her captivating best.

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    "Ehlert illustrates the simple story with bold, stylized cutouts . . . that are dazzling. . . . Altogether outstanding."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

    "Visually dynamic . . . The storytelling in both languages is succinct and fluent. . . . A fine choice for reading aloud."--Booklist (starred review)

    "Ehlert's cut-paper illustrations are striking. . . . The characters have personality and verve. . . . A fine purchase for folktale and picture-book collections as well as for ESL programs."--School Library Journal (starred review)

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