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Author: Istvan Banyai
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A wordless picture book presents a series of scenes, each one from farther away, showing, for example, a girl playing with toys which is actually a picture on a magazine cover, which is part of a sign on a bus, and so on.
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Genre/Form: Stories without words
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Children's picture books
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Istvan Banyai
ISBN: 0140557741 9780140557749 0670858048 9780670858040
OCLC Number: 39621194
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Istvan Banyai.

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A wordless book which imitates a zoom lens - in reverse. On each page the focus moves back to reveal a little more. Nothing is quite what it seems - the farmyard is in fact a model farmyard, which is  Read more...

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