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Always Room for One More

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Publisher Comments:

Winner of the Caldecott Medal.

Lachie MacLachlan, the generous hero of this enchanting tale, is the exception to the rule that the Scots are a thrifty lot. In his "wee house in the heather," where he lives with his family of twelve, he welcomes to his hearth every weary traveler who passes by on a stormy night. "There's always room for one more," says Lachie, and how his grateful guests say a wonderful "Thank you" provides a delightfully warm and tender ending to this hilarious tale of kindness.

 
Always Room for One More is the winner of the 1966 Caldecott Medal.

Synopsis:

Lachie MacLachlan generously invites in every traveler who passes his "wee house" until the walls truly burst. A Caldecott Medal winner.

About the Author

Sorche Nic Leodhas, author of Thistle and Thyme, a Newbery Honor Book, turns to her childhood to retell this Scottish folktale that was passed on to her by her own grandfather. She has written many books for young people, among them All in the Morning Early.

Nonny Hogrogian, twice winner of the Caldecott Medal, for Always Room for One More and One Fine Day, has illustrated numerous books for young people.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805003307
Author:
Hogrogian, Nonny
Author:
Leodhas, Sorche Nic
Author:
Nic Leodhas, Sorche
Author:
Hogrogian, Nonny
Publisher:
Henry Holt & Company
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Nursery rhymes
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Folk songs, English
Subject:
Folk-songs
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Scotland
Subject:
Folk songs, Scots.
Subject:
Folk songs, Scots -- Scotland.
Subject:
Childrens classics
Subject:
Situations / Values
Subject:
Stories in Verse
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture Book
Series:
Owlet Book
Publication Date:
19720331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations throughout
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
6.62 x 7.85 x 0.13 in
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , Lachie MacLachlan generously invites in every traveler who passes his "wee house" until the walls truly burst. A Caldecott Medal winner.
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