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By Andrew Clements and David Wisniewski (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Clarion Books
Publication date April 19, 1999
Pages 32
Binding School and Library
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780395855799
ISBN-10 0395855799
Dimensions 0.25 by 9.50 by 11.25 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $16.00
Other format details juvenile
§As reported by publisher says people who bought this book also bought:
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Summaries and Reviews
Describes, in rhyming text and illustrations, the characteristics of woodworking tools commonly found in most toolboxes as a boy assists workers in creating a spectacular carousel. By the illustrator of the Caldecott Medal-winner, Golem. 15,000 first printing. description: Product Description:
The dazzling cut-paper artistry of Caldecott medalist David Wisniewski combines with Andrew Clements's free-verse celebration of woodworking tools to tell the story of a surprise in the making. The evocative description of each workshop tool-ruler, axe, saw, hammer, and the rest-is accompanied by a vivid, dramatically composed illustration showing how it is used in the step-by-step construction of an ornate, old-fashioned carousel. An eager young apprentice assists one craftsman after another as the project takes shape and is rewarded with a toolbox of his won. Young wood-working enthusiasts will enjoy the affectionate and knowledgeable portraits of familiar tools as well as an acclaimed artist's vision of the magic simple tools can do.

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9780395855799 | details & prices | 32 pages | 9.50 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 1.10 lbs | List price $16.00
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