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The first drawing

Author: Mordicai Gerstein
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Thirty thousand years ago, an imaginative child sees the shapes of animals in clouds and on the walls of the cave he shares with his family, but no one else can see them until he makes the world's first drawing.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mordicai Gerstein
ISBN: 9780316204781 0316204781
OCLC Number: 937845584
Awards: Winner of Massachusetts Book Award (MassBook) (Children/Young Adult) 2014
Commended for Parents Choice Awards (Fall) (2008-Up) (Picture Book) 2013
Short-listed for Red Clover Award 2015
Short-listed for Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award 2015
Description: 1 volume (non paginé) : illustration en couleur ; 29 cm
Other Titles: 1st drawing
Responsibility: Mordicai Gerstein.


A Caldecott-winning illustrator's inspiring and imaginative story about the invention of drawing, told through the eyes of an 8-year-old boy.  Read more...


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*"In this compelling picture book, Gerstein invites children to travel back in time more than 30,000 years to a cave in what is now southern France....Gerstein's illustrations of rocks, clouds, and Read more...

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