Old Turtle And The Broken Truth

byDouglas WoodIllustratorJon J Muth

September 1, 2003|
Old Turtle And The Broken Truth by Douglas Wood
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Powerhouse team Douglas Wood and Jon J Muth present a sequel to Old Turtle, the award-winning wisdom tale of peace and love for the earth.

Seekers of all ages have been inspired by the stirring message of Old Turtle, the beloved, award-winning wisdom tale of peace. Now Old Turtle returns in a timeless story about love, acceptance, and the nature of truth.Long ago, as truth descended onto earth, it split in two: one piece landing among the people and the other blazing through the sky. When the people discover the piece of truth, it gives them strength and happiness. But over time, it turns them arrogant and greedy. They do not share their truth with others, wars rage on, and the earth begins to suffer. Then a Little Girl eager for change journeys to find Old Turtle, seeking the precious piece of wisdom that will mend the people''s broken truth, making it -- and them -- whole once again.Douglas Wood''s stirring and eloquent fable, soulfully illustrated in luminous watercolor by Jon J Muth, offers readers of all ages inspiration, hope, and a healing vision of peace.
Called Minnesota''s "Renaissance man," Douglas Wood is an author, artist, musician, composer, naturalist, and wilderness guide. As a writer of books for children and adults, he has over a million copies in print, including the classics Old Turtle and Grandad''s Prayers of the Earth. His awards include the Christopher Medal, the Interna...
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Title:Old Turtle And The Broken Truth
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:64 pages, 10.28 X 9.37 X 0.4 in
Shipping dimensions:64 pages, 10.28 X 9.37 X 0.4 in
Published:September 1, 2003
Publisher:Scholastic Inc.
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780439321099

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