Playing War by Kathy BeckwithPlaying War by Kathy Beckwith

Playing War

byKathy BeckwithIllustratorLea Lyon

Hardcover | June 30, 2005

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One hot summer day Luke and his friends decide to play their favorite game of war, using sticks for guns and pine cones for bombs and grenades. When a new child in the neighborhood hesitates to join in and then tells them he has been in a real war in the country where he used to live, the other children start to see their game in a new light.

Lea Lyon's fluid, expressive watercolors capture the action and the emotion of this story, where friendship and kindness prevail.

Kathy Beckwith trains student mediators, volunteers as a mediation coach at schools, and works as a mediator in her community. She lives with her family on a country road in western Oregon.Lea Lyon juggles her work in the business world with her love of painting. She illustrated Say Something for Tilbury House and enjoys involving loca...
Title:Playing WarFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 10 × 9 × 0.34 inShipping dimensions:10 × 9 × 0.34 inPublished:June 30, 2005Publisher:Tilbury HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0884482677

ISBN - 13:9780884482673