A Stowaway on Noah's Ark by Charles SantoreA Stowaway on Noah's Ark by Charles Santore

A Stowaway on Noah's Ark

Contribution byCharles Santore

Hardcover | February 3, 2015

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New York Times bestseller and award-winning illustrator Charles Santore retells the beloved Bible story of Noah's Ark through the eyes of a charming new hero that children will love: a stowaway mouse!

Achbar the mouse hears a kindly old man tell the animals of the world that there will be a great flood, and that he has built an ark big enough for two of each kind of animal to ride out the storm. But by the time Achbar works his way through the tangle of paws and hooves, two other mice have already been selected. Achbar is terrified and does not want to be left behind! His survival instincts tell him to stow away. But will he be discovered by the old man--and will they ever see dry land again?
Charles Santore is a renowned illustrator and his many awards include the Society of Illustrators Award of Excellence, the Alumni Award of the Philadelphia College of Art, and the Hamilton King Award. Charles Santore’s illustrations are part of the permanent collections of the Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, PA; The Free Library ...
Title:A Stowaway on Noah's ArkFormat:HardcoverDimensions:56 pages, 10.5 × 11 × 0.5 inPublished:February 3, 2015Publisher:Applesauce PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1604335432

ISBN - 13:9781604335439


Editorial Reviews

“[An] imaginative retelling of the Bible story . . . Santore’s carefully detailed watercolors possess both elegance and power.”