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I Call My Hand Gentle

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Publisher Comments:

Look at your hand.

It can hit, or it can hug.

It can break, or it can tickle. . . .

What can you do with your hand? Illuminating this seemingly simple idea with a vibrant palette and bold graphics, a first-time author and illustrator team encourage readers to look at the many things their own two hands are capable of. Touching on themes of peace, violence, and responsibility, this provocative and strikingly-illustrated book sends an upbeat message that readers of all ages will want to pass along.

Synopsis:

Touching on themes of peace, violence, and responsibility, this provocative and strikingly illustrated book sends an upbeat message that encourages readers to look at the many things their own two hands are capable of doing. Full color.

About the Author

This is Amanda Haan's first book for children. A free-lance writer, she holds a Master's degree in psychology from the University of Geneva.

Marina Sagona's work has appeared in the New Yorker and the New York Times among other places.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780670036219
ill.:
Sagona, Marina
Author:
Sagona, Marina
Author:
Haan, Amanda
Publisher:
Viking Children's Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Sociology
Subject:
Hand
Subject:
Choice.
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Situations / Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Teen Issues
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series Volume:
10194
Publication Date:
20030531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to AND UP
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Yes
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
20 x 10 x 0.01 in 0.79 lb
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
03-UP

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Abuse and Safety Issues
Young Adult » Nonfiction » Teen Issues

I Call My Hand Gentle
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Product details 40 pages Viking Juvenile - English 9780670036219 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Touching on themes of peace, violence, and responsibility, this provocative and strikingly illustrated book sends an upbeat message that encourages readers to look at the many things their own two hands are capable of doing. Full color.
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