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Map of Dreams

(Hardback) - 2008

9781842707609

Map of Dreams RRP £10.99
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Synopsis

When war devastates their country, a boy and his parents are forced to flee to another country far east, where they must live in a small room shared with another couple. Food is scarce. But one day, when father goes to the bazaar to buy bread, he comes home with a map instead. The boy and his mother are furious, they are so hungry! But the map floods their cheerless room with colour. The boy becomes fascinated by it and is transported far away without ever leaving the room. Father was right to buy it, after all.

  • Hardback
  • Published: 2008
  • ISBN: 9781842707609
  • Age Range: 0+ years

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Author

Uri Shulevitz
Uri Shulevitz

Uri Shulevitz lives in New York City, and has been writing and illustrating children's books since 1963. He has won the Caldecott Medal once, and also been awarded two Caldecott Honor citations, among numerous other awards.