The Giant Who Played Checkers by Christopher Shirley, Brian Martin
The story of little boy that befriends a giant and teaches him to play checkers.
|Publisher:||Performance Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)|
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You will love this whimsical tale of a bumbling, benevolent giant who learns to play checkers under the tutelage of a determined little boy. This tale, a legacy on so many levels, captures the spirit of hope as the giant pours all his strength, both literal and figurative, into learning the game, and comes out a joyful winner. The illustrations perfectly capture the spirit of the playful, sincere relationship between the giant and the boy, with plenty of spirited surprises thrown in.