Fishing in the Air by Sharon Creech

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FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A young boy and his father go on a fishing trip and discover the power of imagination.

About Sharon Creech

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Sharon Creech is the author of the Newbery Medal winner Walk Two Moons and the Newbery Honor Book The Wanderer. Her other work includes the novels The Unfinished Angel, Hate That Cat, The Castle Corona, Replay, Heartbeat, Granny Torrelli Makes Soup, Ruby Holler, Love That Dog, Bloomability, Absolutely Normal Chaos, Chasing Redbird, and Pleasing the Ghost, as well as three picture books: A Fine, Fine School; Fishing in the Air; and Who's That Baby? Ms. Creech and her husband live in upstate New York.
Published September 1, 2003 by Live Oak Media. 32 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Education & Reference, Sports & Outdoors. Fiction

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/ ‘Right here,’ I said, / and he turned to look at me, / as I cast my line again / so high, so far.” A rare episode, with layers of meaning for readers of several generations.

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"Author and artist are as inextricably linked as the father and son they portray in this moving meditation on the importance of memories and tradition," wrote PW in our Best Books citation.

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A magical father-son fishing trip turns into a real bonding experience in this tender and light picture book.

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