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Robinson

By Peter Sis   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545731669 Hardcover
48 Pages | 10.09" x 12.05" | Ages 4 to 8

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545733007 Ebook
48 Pages | Ages 4 to 8

A boy who loves adventure.
A mysterious solo journey.
A remote island wilderness.

Cast away in this beautiful dreamlike story
and discover what surprises await.

Peter Sís blends a true story from his childhood
with the fictional adventure of Robinson Crusoe to create
a magical picture book filled with heart and imagination
that readers will want to return to again and again.

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Ice Cream Summer:

"The latest from masterly Sís . . . is a winsome treat." -- The New York Times Book Review

* "In ice cream colors, Sís delivers an encomium to summer, to the power of learning, and to that beloved, creamy-cold treat. Oh, yum." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* "Fabulous for teachers . . . children will love." -- School Library Journal, starred review

* "Sís fills his text with fun puns . . . and his pages with ice cream-tinted watercolors, outlined in chocolate sprinkles. Delicious indeed." -- Shelf Awareness, starred review

"This delectable amalgam of historical record and confectionery celebration is both a delight for the eyes and an inspiration for the tummy." -- Booklist