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SKUNK ON A STRING

Skunk on a String
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Lam
Author's First Name: 
Thao
Publisher: 
Owlkids
Publication Date: 
2016

 Colorful, textured paper collage brings this wordless picture book to life as an ill-fated skunk tangled in balloon string floats past cityscapes and less familiar sights.

RED SLED

Red Sled
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Judge
Author's First Name: 
Lita
Publisher: 
Atheneum
Publication Date: 
2011

A winter moon and a snowy hill form the serene backdrop for this almost wordless tale of a bear who co-opts a child’s sled and takes his animal friends on a wild midnight ride . . . only to have the sled’s owner join them in the end.

SHADOW

Cover of: Shadow
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Lee
Author's First Name: 
Suzy
Publisher: 
Chronicle
Publication Month: 
September
Publication Date: 
2010

Click! A little girl creates shadows when she turns on the light . . . or do the shadows create her? Clever use of the gutter and semi-transparent pages transform a pile of junk into an eerie black, white, and yellow world.

THE CHICKEN THIEF

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Rodriguez
Author's First Name: 
Bèatrice
Publisher: 
Enchanted Lion
Publication Date: 
2010

Bear and friends go to great lengths pursuing Hen, who has been abducted by Fox.  Humorous pen and watercolor illustrations culminate in a totally unexpected ending for this wordless picture book.

CHALK

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Thomson
Author's First Name: 
Bill
Publisher: 
Marshall Cavendish
Publication Date: 
2010

In this wordless picture book, children draw with enchanted chalk to make the sun, butterflies, and a tyrannosaurus rex come alive. Realistic acrylic and colored pencil illustrations create exaggerated facial expressions that emphasize the excitement of this extraordinary adventure.

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