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The Tear Thief

Author: Carol Ann Duffy; Nicoletta Ceccoli
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Barefoot Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the evening, between supper and bedtime, an invisible fairy slips into homes to steal tears of shame, fear, pain, and sadness, then climbs to the moon where she transforms the sackful of droplets into something wonderful.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Fairy tales
Sophisticated picture books
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Ann Duffy; Nicoletta Ceccoli
ISBN: 9781846860454 1846860458
OCLC Number: 80170574
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: written by Carol Ann Duffy ; illustrated by Nicoletta Ceccoli.

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"When the Tear Thief comes upon a little girl crying because she has lost her dog, she befriends the girl and dries her tears. As the story progresses, young listeners may begin to wonder why the Read more...

 
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