In this tale of kindness and giving, a peddler attempts to sell a fine, handcrafted bed, guaranteed never to squeak, to a poor man who has no bed at all. But the peddler's heart is moved by the man's generosity when it's time to get back on the road.
|Publisher:||Ripple Grove Press|
|Product dimensions:||8.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.20(d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 7 Years|
About the Author
Lauri Fortino is a library assistant at her local public library and the creator of the blog, Frog on A Blog, which offers book reviews, author and illustrator interviews, and resources for teachers. She lives in DeWitt, New York. Bong Redila is a self-taught artist who used to daydream about making paper planes as a full time job when he grew up. Now he daydreams about flying on a paper plane. He lives in Miami, Florida.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
My son and I have read this book a number of times and it never fails to put a smile on our faces. The message of kindness is subtle, and the wonderful twist kept us on our toes till the very end. This book is sure to be a classic. One to be shared with many generations to come.