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On a magical do-nothing day

Author: Béatrice Alemagna; Jill Davis, (Translator)
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2017. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First US editionView all editions and formats
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Sent outside by their mother on a rainy day, a child is dismayed when their handheld game falls into the pond before they encounter giant snails, wet mushrooms, and other elements that awaken them to the sensory aspects of nature.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Nature stories
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Paper case bindings
Illustrated case bindings
Book jackets
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Béatrice Alemagna; Jill Davis, (Translator)
ISBN: 9780062657602 0062657607
OCLC Number: 967029594
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: "Originally published in France in 2016 by Albin Michel"--Copyright page.
Awards: Booklist Editor's Choice/Books for Youth 2017; New York Times Best Illustrated Books for Children 2017.
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Other Titles: Grand jour de rien.
Responsibility: Beatrice Alemagna ; translation by Jill Davis.
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All I want to do on a rainy day like today is play my game, but my mom says it's a waste of time. The game makes my mom crazy. Angry.She takes it away.I take it back.I wish Dad had come with us on  Read more...

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"Hands down, Beatrice Alemagna is my favorite contemporary illustrator. Pure magic." -- Christian Robinson, Caledecott Honor Winner of Last Stop on Market Street "Naive and childlike yet so very Read more...

 
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