Where The River Begins by Thomas LockerWhere The River Begins by Thomas Locker

Where The River Begins

byThomas Locker

Paperback | February 1, 1993

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In this vividly drawn picture book by award-winning author, two young boys explore with their grandfather to discover where the river begins.
“Here is truly a beautiful book.”—The New York Times Book Review
THOMAS LOCKER has written and illustrated many award-winning books for children, including the companion titles Water Dance and Mountain Dance. He lives in Stuyvesant, New York.
Title:Where The River BeginsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 8.45 × 10.56 × 0.14 inPublished:February 1, 1993Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140545956

ISBN - 13:9780140545951

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


From Our Editors

Josh and Aaron love to watch the river flow gently past their house. Together they make up stories about it, and always they wonder where the river begins. One day the boys and their grandfather set out to find the answer, and together they explore the moods of nature and the bonds of a man and his grandsons. American Bookseller Pick of the Lists. Full color

Editorial Reviews

"Nature is the star in this affecting tale of a boy and his grandfather who journey to a waterway's source . . . Locker's paintings magnificently portray the changing landscape at different times of the day and in different kinds of weather."--Publishers Weekly