Nicolas, Where Have You Been? by Leo LionniNicolas, Where Have You Been? by Leo Lionni

Nicolas, Where Have You Been?

byLeo Lionni

Paperback | March 23, 2010

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Caldecott Honor winner Leo Lionni's beloved fable about the benefits of being open minded.

When the young mouse Nicolas sets out across the great meadow alone in search of ripe red berries, he is grabbed up by the claws of a huge bird and carried high into the sky. But that is only the beginning of Nicolas's adventure. How he gets the berries he was hoping to find, and learns to trust the very creatures he thought were his enemies, makes this Leo Lionni fable one that young children will want to hear again and again.
Leo Lionni, an internationally known designer, illustrator, and graphic artist, was born in Holland and lived in Italy until he came to the United States in 1939. He was the recipient of the 1984 American Institute of Graphic Arts Gold Medal and was honored posthumously in 2007 with the Society of Illustrators’ Lifetime Achievement Awa...
Title:Nicolas, Where Have You Been?Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9.06 × 7 × 0.14 inPublished:March 23, 2010Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0375855491

ISBN - 13:9780375855498


Editorial Reviews

"A rich story both in appearance and theme. Even preschoolers can have a book discussion about this one." —Booklist"[Lionni] creates a world of adventure and consequence from a wonderously minimal set of objects and words." —Publishers Weekly"A fine, cheerful example of an ethical, philosophical idea cast as a delightful picture book." —The Horn Book Magazine"A delightful story. The book has potential for prompting classroom discussions." —School Library JournalFrom the Hardcover edition.