Grandpa Blows His Pennywhistle Until the Angels Sing by Susan L. Roth

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Little Boy James doesn't want to go to Church. The Very Reverend Wilson goes on and on and on, and the sun is out and the berries need picking. But when he slips and falls off the barn roof, his grandpa heads off to the church to whistle up a miracle.

About Susan L. Roth

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SUSAN L. ROTH's unique mixed-media collage illustrations have appeared in numerous award-winning children's books, many of which she also wrote. When asked by her friend Cindy Trumbore to work on a book that jointly told the story of the people of Puerto Rico and their beautiful parrots, Roth was thrilled by the opportunity to create hundreds of tiny green parrots! Roth lives in New York.
Published May 1, 2001 by Barefoot Books. 40 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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With this prolix tale Roth (Happy Birthday, Mr. Kang) delivers some of her most accomplished collages; unfortunately the writing is as muddled as the art is stron

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