Gleam and Glow by Eve BuntingGleam and Glow by Eve Bunting

Gleam and Glow

byEve BuntingIllustratorPeter Sylvada

Paperback | August 16, 2005

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Inspired by real events, master storyteller Eve Bunting recounts the harrowing yet hopeful story of a family, a war - and a dazzling discovery.
Eve Bunting has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall, Fly Away Home, and Train to Somewhere . She lives in Southern California. PETER SYLVADA graduated from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. His first picture boo...
Title:Gleam and GlowFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9 × 11 × 0.18 inPublished:August 16, 2005Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152053808

ISBN - 13:9780152053802

Appropriate for ages: 4


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Based on a True Story A lovely story about a young girl who grows up in San Francisco but who is taken to Japan as a teenager. She is frustrated by the way of life here......but eventually finds happiness.
Date published: 2018-06-02

Editorial Reviews

Dramatic and energetic . . . This is a universal story that testifies to life rising from the ashes." - Kirkus Reviews (starred review)"One can't help respecting Bunting for the sensitivity she brings to issues like war, poverty, race, and immigration." - The New York Times Book Review "Compassionate, sobering, hopeful, and wise." - Child Magazine"Against the story's grim backdrop, hopeful themes prevail." - Los Angeles Times "