Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

The Old Country

The Old Country( )
Author: Gerstein, Mordicai
ISBN:978-1-59643-047-1
Publication Date:May 2005
Publisher:Roaring Brook Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $14.95
Book Description:

A grandmother tells her story of being tricked into exchanging her young body with that of a fox and trying to get it back while a war tore apart her home and her country.

Book Details
Pages:144
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Family / Multigenerational
Juvenile Fiction / Historical / Military & Wars
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Foxes
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.56 x 9.38 x 0.72 Inches
Book Weight:0.726 Pounds
Author Biography
Gerstein, Mordicai (Author)
Mordicai Gerstein was born in Los Angeles, California in 1935. He attended the Chouinard Art Institute in California. He designed and directed animated films for twenty-five years. In 1970, he met author Elizabeth Levy, who asked him to illustrate her children's book Something Queer Is Going On. He has illustrated all of the books in her Something Queer series. He decided to try his hand at writing. His first picture book, Arnold of the Ducks, was published in 1980 and adapted into an animated film. He has also retold many ancient religious stories, such as that of Jonah in his book, Jonah and the Two Great Fish. He has won many awards including 2 CINE Golden Eagle Awards from the International Film and Television Festival of New York.

030



Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.