Birdsong
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Vancouver, B.C. ; Berkeley, CA : Greystone Books, [2019].
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Book
Physical Desc:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 27 cm.
Status:

1 copy on order.
Essex Children's Picture Books
JE FLETT
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An American Indian Youth Literature Honor Title! A Publishers Weekly best picture book of 2019! A CBC Best Book of 2019! An NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies 2020 Title! A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year! A Horn Book Fanfare Best Picture Book of 2019! A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2019! A Quill & Quire Kids Books of the Year! SHORTLISTED for the 2019 Governor General's Literary Award! A Globe and Mail top 100 books of 2019!

A tender, luminous portrait of art, nature, and connecting across generations.

When a young girl moves from the country to a small town, she feels lonely and out of place. But soon she meets an elderly woman next door, who shares her love of arts and crafts. Can the girl navigate the changing seasons and failing health of her new friend? Acclaimed author and artist Julie Flett's textured images of birds, flowers, art, and landscapes bring vibrancy and warmth to this powerful story, which highlights the fulfillment of intergenerational relationships and shared passions.

A brief glossary and pronunciation guide to Cree-Métis words that appear in the text is provided on the copyright page.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781771644730, 1771644737
Lexile measure:
560

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"First published in the U.K. in 2020."
Description
When a young girl moves from the country to a small town, she feels lonely and out of place. But soon she meets an elderly woman next door, who shares her love of nature and art. As the seasons change, can the girl navigate the failing health of her new friend? Acclaimed author and artist Julie Flett's textured images of birds, flowers, art, and landscapes bring vibrancy and warmth to this powerful story, which highlights the fulfillment of intergenerational relationships and shared passions. A brief glossary and pronunciation guide to Cree-Métis words that appear in the text is provided on the copyright page.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Flett, J. (2019). Birdsong. Vancouver, B.C. ; Berkeley, CA: Greystone Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Flett, Julie. 2019. Birdsong. Vancouver, B.C. ; Berkeley, CA: Greystone Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Flett, Julie, Birdsong. Vancouver, B.C. ; Berkeley, CA: Greystone Books, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Flett, Julie. Birdsong. Vancouver, B.C. ; Berkeley, CA: Greystone Books, 2019. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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