Flora's Very Windy Day by Jeanne BirdsallFlora's Very Windy Day by Jeanne Birdsall

Flora's Very Windy Day

byJeanne BirdsallIllustratorMatt Phelan

Paperback | August 27, 2013

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"This gem of a book will resonate with older siblings everywhere."&nbsp - School Library Journal &nbspWhen&nbspFlora and her pesky little brother, Crispin, are whisked away by a swirling and swooping wind, she&nbspgets the opportunity of a lifetime: the chance to give her brother away. With tempting offers from a dragonfly, the man in the moon, and even the wind itself, she will find it difficult to choose. But Flora would do anything to get rid of Crispin, wouldn't she?&nbsp&nbsp
Jeanne Birdsall is the National Book Award-winning author of The Penderwicks.  She lives in Northampton, Massachusetts. Visit her website at www.jeannebirdsall.com. Matt Phelan is the illustrator of the Newbery Award winner The Higher Power of Lucky  by Susan Patron. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania....
Title:Flora's Very Windy DayFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 9 × 0.15 inPublished:August 27, 2013Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0547994850

ISBN - 13:9780547994857


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Editorial Reviews

The story's sense and wit are most fully expressed in the text, but the character's actions and emotions are most memorably portrayed in the artwork? A fine picture book with a fierce, bold, and (deep down) compassionate heroine."- Booklist "Emotionally true from cover to cover."- Kirkus Reviews, STARRED review"Birdsall's crisp and delightful first picture book? .believable characters, a tightly constructed story line, and a nod to past children's literature."- Publishers Weekly "This gem of a book will resonate with older siblings everywhere."- School Library Journal "