The Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy Tale by Grace LinThe Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy Tale by Grace Lin

The Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy Tale

byGrace LinIllustratorGrace Lin

Picture Books | January 1, 2007

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A king and queen should be full of joy and contentment, but they both feel a strange pain that worsens every day. Then a peddler's magic spectacles reveal a red thread pulling at each of their hearts. The king and queen know they must follow the thread.
Grace Lin grew up in New York. Her parents are Taiwanese immigrants to the United States. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design. She lives in Somerville, Massachusetts. Her book Where the Mountain Meets the Moon was a recipient of a 2010 Newbery Honor Book mention] She also received an Honorable Mention for Year of th...
Title:The Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy TaleFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:32 pages, 8.5 × 10.75 × 0.36 inShipping dimensions:8.5 × 10.75 × 0.36 inPublished:January 1, 2007Publisher:Albert Whitman & CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0807569224

ISBN - 13:9780807569221

Appropriate for ages: 4


Editorial Reviews

"The illustrations are painted in deeply rich colors and are imbued with details that lend a fairy-tale ambiance."

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