Los Cien Vestidos

Los Cien Vestidos

by Eleanor Estes, Louis Slobodkin, Louis Slobodkin, Teresa Mlawer
     
 

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Wanda Petronski, a little Polish girl in an American school, is laughed at because she always wears a faded blue dress, until her classmates learn a lesson. She tells them that she owns 100 dresses, and enters drawings of them in the school's art contest before she moves away. Only after she is gone do the students discover her remarkable talent and realize how cruel…  See more details below

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Wanda Petronski, a little Polish girl in an American school, is laughed at because she always wears a faded blue dress, until her classmates learn a lesson. She tells them that she owns 100 dresses, and enters drawings of them in the school's art contest before she moves away. Only after she is gone do the students discover her remarkable talent and realize how cruel they have been. This tender and lovely story has beautiful full-color illustrations that brilliantly convey the feeling and overtones of the story. Newbery Honor Book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781880507155
Publisher:
Lectorum Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Pages:
80
Sales rank:
144,394
Product dimensions:
6.53(w) x 8.37(h) x 0.25(d)
Age Range:
5 - 7 Years

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