Chickadee's Message

Chickadee's Message

by Douglas Wood, Elly M. Van Diest
     
 

The Chickadee's song brightens even the darkest day, but have you ever wondered why that lovable little bird sings? Master storyteller Douglas Wood provides the answer, recounting a cheerful and timeless Native American folktale, brought to life by Elly Van Diest's striking watercolors. Chickadee's Message reminds us of the world's goodness and beauty. It is a

Overview

The Chickadee's song brightens even the darkest day, but have you ever wondered why that lovable little bird sings? Master storyteller Douglas Wood provides the answer, recounting a cheerful and timeless Native American folktale, brought to life by Elly Van Diest's striking watercolors. Chickadee's Message reminds us of the world's goodness and beauty. It is a message that children of all ages should hear, time and again.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591932284
Publisher:
Adventure Publications, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/01/2009
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile:
AD1010L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 5 Years

Meet the Author

Elly Mattson Van Diest is an artist and illustrator who specializes in watercolors. Her paintings are widely held in private and public collections. A native Minnesotan, former public school teacher and graphic designer for the Great River Regional Library system, she lives in a century home near the Mississippi River in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

Douglas Wood has been called Minnesota’s “renaissance man” – author, artist, musician, naturalist, wilderness guide. As a writer of books for children and adults he has almost two million copies in print, including the classics OLD TURTLE and GRANDAD'S PRAYERS OF THE EARTH. Among his many honors and awards have been the Christopher Medal, ABBY Award, International Reading Association Book of the Year, Minnesota Book Award, Midwest Publishers Association Book of the Year, Parent’s Choice Award, Barnes and Noble Star of the North, and World Story Telling Award.

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