View All Available Formats & Editions

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Eligible for FREE SHIPPING


Dawn by Molly Bang, Chronicle Books

First published in 1983, this stunning adaptation of the Japanese legend of the Crane Wife by three-time Caldecott Honor-recipient Molly Bang is set in nineteenth-century New England. After a shipbuilder rescues an injured goose, a mysterious woman arrives offering to work as a sail maker. She weaves sails of unparalleled quality and the two soon fall in love. But when a rich man orders a set of special sails, their happiness is threatened by an astonishing secret.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781587171888
Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date: 08/01/2002
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 1.00(w) x 1.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 3 Months to 12 Years

About the Author

Molly Bang is the acclaimed illustrator of over fifty books for children, including three Caldecott Honor books: When Sophie Gets Angry—Really, Really Angry...; Ten, Nine, Eight ; and The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher. She lives in Massachusetts and California.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews