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The paper-flower tree : a tale from Thailand

Author: Jacqueline Ayer
Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2017. ©1959
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : English : First reprint editionView all editions and formats
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A passing peddler gives Miss Moon a "seed" that might grow a paper flower tree and, although the villagers scoff, the little girl believes her seed will sprout.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
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Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Ayer
ISBN: 9781592702244 1592702244
OCLC Number: 1002302747
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harcourt, Brace & World, 1959.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm
Responsibility: Jacqueline Ayer.

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Filled with the sights and sounds of Thailand, this simple and touching tale is true to childhood the world over.  Read more...

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..".a warm and whimsically illustrated parable about the moral courage of withstanding cynicism and the generative power of the affectionate imagination." --Maria Popova, Brain Pickings "The book Read more...

 
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