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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »

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From the moment the telegraph in the general store taps out a message that a man from the moving pictures is coming to choose someone to be in his picture show, folks are talking and arguing and secretly dreaming about the big day. And by the time it arrives, the whole town seems to have gone crazy Eight-year-old Cricket has never seen a moving picture before, but she thinks it must be something mighty special to make people behave so foolishly. Karen Ackerman gleefully captures the follies of the human spirit in this charmingly nostalgic tale about movie madness and visions of fame. Paul Mombourquette's vibrant art infuses the memorable cast of characters with depth, humour, personality — and just a touch of nonsense.

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A charmingly nostalgic tale about movie madness and visions of fame.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781553374442
Author:
Mombourquette, Paul
Publisher:
Kids Can Press
Illustrator:
Mombourquette, Paul
Author:
Mombourquette, Paul
Location:
Toronto
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Picture books for children
Subject:
Self-acceptance
Subject:
Villages
Subject:
Motion picture industry
Subject:
Cinema
Subject:
Acceptation de soi
Subject:
Livres d'images pour enfants
Copyright:
Series Volume:
GTR-550
Publication Date:
February 2004
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.30x11.32x.39 in. .89 lbs.
Age Level:
05-10

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