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The dead bird

Author: Margaret Wise Brown; Christian Robinson
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : Newly illustrated editionView all editions and formats
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One day, the children find a bird lying on its side with its eyes closed and no heartbeat. They are very sorry, so they decide to say good-bye. In the park, they dig a hole for the bird and cover it with warm sweet-ferns and flowers. Finally, they sing sweet songs to send the little bird on its way.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Picture books
Paper case bindings
Illustrated case bindings
Illustrated endpapers
Book jackets
Juvenile works
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Wise Brown; Christian Robinson
ISBN: 9780060289317 0060289317 0062560387 9780062560384 9780064436687 0064436683
OCLC Number: 940821630
Notes: Text originally published in 1938 by Addison-Wesley Publishing Company.
Target Audience: Ages 4-7.
Description: 22 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: story by Margaret Wise Brown ; pictures by Christian Robinson.

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