The Paper Crane

The Paper Crane

Book - 1985
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A mysterious man enters a restaurant and pays for his dinner with a paper crane that magically comes alive and dances


A beautifully illustrated retelling of an ancient Japanese folktale by Molly Bang, the celebrated creator of numerous picture books including the Caldecott Honor Books Ten, Nine, Eight; The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher; and When Sophie Gets Angry&;Really, Really Angry . . .

Business returns to a once-prosperous restaurant when a mysterious stranger pays for his meal with a magical paper crane that comes alive and dances. The Paper Crane is illustrated with cut-paper collages and paintings. It is a wonderful book to use with children learning about patterns in storytelling. "A delight to the eye and imagination."&;The Horn Book. "An enchanting book."&;School Library Journal

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Publisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, c1985
ISBN: 9780688041083
Branch Call Number: je Bang


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