The Squiggle by Carole Lexa Schaefer

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Hard Cover Edition. No Shelf Wear. Cover, corners and pages are in excellent condition. Will ship using the USPS Tracking system. Will use a covered, protective package and within one day.
 

About Carole Lexa Schaefer

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\Carole Lexa Schaefer and Pierr Morgan are longtime friends and collaborators. The Squiggle, their first book together for Crown, was an ALA Notable Book and a Booklist Editors' Choice. Both author and artist live and work in Seattle, Washington.
 
Published November 12, 1996 by Knopf Books for Young Readers. 32 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Sports & Outdoors, Children's Books.

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Splendid, vibrant illustrations exhibiting a Chinese influence dance through this tribute to the imagination of one small girl.

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This call to creativity shows that rope need not serve a purely functional purpose. Walking with her classmates on a trip to the park, a dark-haired girl finds a flexible length of red cord and begins

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A schoolgirl's game with a rope is the subject of this playful story, winningly illustrated in fluid, calligraphic strokes.

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when they take hold of the rope, their procession loosens into a ""squiggle."" Schaefer (In the Children's Garden) adds an aural dimension to the girl's visual game, imagining ""Crack crickle hiss-the sky trail of popping fireworks"" and ""Ripple shhh-the circle of a deep still pool."" Morgan (Th...

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A Patchwork of Books

My favorite books were by Paula Danziger and Judy Blume, but my all-time favorite book is THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH, a book for all ages.What are your favorite Asian or Asian American young adult books?I’m so happy that more and more Asian American authors are writing young adult.

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