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Flotsam

Author: David Wiesner
Publisher: London : Andersen, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A bright, science-minded boy goes to the beach equipped to collect and examine flotsam - anything floating that has been washed ashore. Bottles, lost toys, small objects of every description are among his usual finds. But there's no way he could have prepared for one particular discovery: a barnacle-encrusted underwater camera, with its own secrets to share ...and to keep.
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Genre/Form: Stories without words
Children's stories
Children's picture books
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Wiesner
ISBN: 9781849394499 1849394490
OCLC Number: 782998135
Awards: Winner Caldecott Medal.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
Contents: A bright, science-minded boy goes to the beach equipped to collect and examine flotsam --
anything floating that has been washed ashore. Bottles, lost toys, small objects of every description are among his usual finds. But there's no way he could have prepared for one particular discovery: a barnacle-encrusted underwater camera, with its own secrets to share ...
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"Beautiful child's graphic novel... Wiesner keeps his viewpoint strictly childlike, magnifying the mundane until you see his world in a grain of sand." * Evening Standard * "Wiesner's imaginative Read more...

 
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