Jumanji (Book, 1981) [WorldCat.org]
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Author: Chris Van Allsburg
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1981.
Series: Caldecott medal book, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Left on their own for an afternoon, two bored and restless children find more excitement than they bargained for in a mysterious and mystical jungle adventure board game.

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Genre/Form: Caldecott Medal,
book jackets
children's books
illustrated books
Board games
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Fantasy literature
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Additional Physical Format: Van Allsburg, Chris.
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Van Allsburg
ISBN: 0395304482 9780395304488 9780547608389 0547608381 9780758768131 0758768133
OCLC Number: 7196761
Awards: Caldecott Medal, 1982
Kentucky Bluegrass Award, 1983
Target Audience: AD620L; Ages 6-8.; Decoding indicator: 80 (high); Semantic indicator: 90 (high); Syntactic indicator: 90 (high); Structure indicator: 90 (high)
Description: 31 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 26 x 29 cm
Series Title: Caldecott medal book, 1982.
Responsibility: Chris Van Allsburg.
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"Mr. Van Allsburg's illustrations have a beautiful simplicity of design, balance, texture, and a subtle intelligence beyond the call of illustration." The New York Times -Mr. Van Allsburg's Read more...

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