The Weaving of a Dream by Marilee Heyer

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When the beautiful tapestry woven by a poor woman is stolen by fairies, her three sons set out on a magical journey to retrieve it. A retelling of a traditional Chinese tale.
 

About Marilee Heyer

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Published May 5, 1986 by Viking Children's Books. 1 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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In this sumptuous book termed by PW a ``breathtaking debut,'' Heyer retells the Chinese folktale of the old woman who spends three years weaving a brocade of a longed-for palace. When the fabric is bl

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This is the first picture book by a woman who was previously a commercial and fantasy illustrator; it's a breathtaking debut. Using rich and pure language, Heyer retells an engrossing Chinese folktale

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This is the first picture book by a woman who was previously a commercial and fantasy illustrator; it's a breathtaking debut. Using rich and pure language, Heyer retells an engrossing Chinese folktale

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