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The trial of the stone : a folktale

Author: Richardo Keens-Douglas; Stéphane Jorisch
Publisher: Toronto : Annick Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Matt wakes to find his breakfast money gone, the village Chief charges the stone with stealing Matt's money and places it on trial.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richardo Keens-Douglas; Stéphane Jorisch
ISBN: 1550376470 9781550376470 1550376462 9781550376463
OCLC Number: 43507688
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm
Responsibility: retold by Richardo Keens-Douglas ; illustrated by Stéphane Jorisch.

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On the long journey to his grandfather's, Matt spends the night beside the road where he hides his pennies safely under a stone. But, when he is asleep someone steals the money. Will Matt ever get  Read more...

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This retelling demonstrates that wisdom often lies beneath seeming folly ... This offbeat law-and-order tale should prove an effective tickler of funny bones, while it also appeases the target age Read more...

 
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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-05-04) Good Permalink

      This is a fun story of a boy who takes a trip to visit his grandfather on the way he is robbed. A stone is arreested and a clever chief finds a way to help the boy.

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