Robinson by Peter SisRobinson by Peter Sis


byPeter SisIllustratorPeter Sis

Picture Books | September 26, 2017

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A boy who loves adventure.
A mysterious solo journey.
A remote island wilderness.

Cast away in this beautiful dreamlike story
and discover what surprises await.

Peter Sís blends a true story from his childhood
with the fictional adventure of Robinson Crusoe to create
a magical picture book filled with heart and imagination
that readers will want to return to again and again.
Peter Sís is a Hans Christian Andersen Award winner, three-time Caldecott Honoree, Sibert Award winner, and MacArthur Fellow. His debut picture book for Scholastic Press, Ice Cream Summer, received three starred reviews. He is also the illustrator of Pam Muñoz Ryan's award-winning novel, The Dreamer. Sís's many celebrated picture books...
Title:RobinsonFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:48 pages, 12.05 × 10.09 × 0.47 inPublished:September 26, 2017Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545731666

ISBN - 13:9780545731669

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Editorial Reviews

Praise for Ice Cream Summer: "The latest from masterly Sís . . . is a winsome treat." -- The New York Times Book Review * "In ice cream colors, Sís delivers an encomium to summer, to the power of learning, and to that beloved, creamy-cold treat. Oh, yum." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review * "Fabulous for teachers . . . children will love." -- School Library Journal, starred review * "Sís fills his text with fun puns . . . and his pages with ice cream-tinted watercolors, outlined in chocolate sprinkles. Delicious indeed." -- Shelf Awareness, starred review "This delectable amalgam of historical record and confectionery celebration is both a delight for the eyes and an inspiration for the tummy." -- Booklist