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The Five Chinese Brothers

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Publisher Comments:

The classic story about five clever brothers, each with a different extraordinary ability is "a dramatic retelling of an old Chinese tale." (The New York Public Library)." . . . when Bishop makes the tall brother stretch, the sea-swallower work, or the robust one hold his breath, young children will laugh and laugh."--"New York Herald Tribune Books." Full color.

Synopsis:

The classic picture-story about five clever brothers, each with a different extraordinary ability, has been in print for over 50 years. "An original nonsense tale told with...spirit and gusto." — The Horn Book

Product Details

ISBN:
9780698113572
production Music composed:
Wiese, Kurt
performance Narrated:
Owen Jordan.
Illustrator:
Wiese, Kurt
Author:
Bishop, Claire Huchet
Author:
Wiese, Kurt
Publisher:
Paperstar Book
Location:
Westport, CT
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Personality
Subject:
Brothers and sisters
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Individuality
Subject:
Brothers
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Asian
Subject:
Cooperation
Subject:
Individuality -- Fiction.
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series:
PaperStar
Series Volume:
no. 11
Publication Date:
19960631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
4 3/4 in. +
Age Level:
04-08

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