Thunder Rose

by Jerdine Nolen, Kadir Nelson

A Coretta Scott King Honor-winning book, now in paperback

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780152060060
  • ISBN-10: 0152060065
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 09/01/2007
  • Carton Quantity: 50
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About the Authors
  • About the Book
    Coretta Scott King Honor Book 


    Thunder Rose vows to grow up to be more than just big and strong, thank you very kindly--and boy, does she ever! But when a whirling storm on a riotous rampage threatens, has Rose finally met her match? 

    Jerdine Nolen's wondrous tale and Kadir Nelson's outstanding illustrations bring to life this larger-than-life story about a resilient young girl who overcomes adversity even in the face of mother nature.

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  • Reviews
    "Exuberant . . . A terrific read-aloud."--Booklist
    "A wonderful tale of joy and love, as robust and vivid as the wide West . . . A splendid, colorful, and most welcome addition to the tall-tale genre."--School Library Journal

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