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ISBN13: 9780395533079
ISBN10: 0395533074
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In a story recounted through the daily log of Captain Allan Hope, the sailors aboard the Rita Anne become mesmerized and transformed by a mysterious glowing rock, and only music and books can restore them to normal.

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Chris Van Allsburg is the winner of two Caldecott Medals, for Jumanji and The Polar Express, as well as the recipient of a Caldecott Honor Book for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi. The author and illustrator of numerous picture books for children, he has also been awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in childrens literature. In 1982, Jumanji was nominated for a National Book Award and in 1996, it was made into a popular feature film. Chris Van Allsburg was formerly an instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design. He lives in Rhode Island with his wife and two children.

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this book i didnt really like but it could be different for you
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780395533079
Author:
Van Allsburg, Chris
Publisher:
Harcourt Brace and Company
Author:
rg, Chris
Author:
Van Allsbu
Author:
Allsburg, Chris Van
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Sea stories
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Voyages and travels
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Series Volume:
SP-17A(90
Publication Date:
October 1991
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.46x9.22x.34 in. .91 lbs.
Age Level:
07-UP

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