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Little Stone Buddha

“[A] whimsical story… of magic, compassion and friendship… “

– Gillian Engberg, Booklist

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Pinocchio

"...richly textured Pencil-and-watercolor artwork... this is a handsome traditionl edition of the story that will appeal to children."

– Heide Piehler, School Library Journal

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Wings

“With airy white spaces and dense leafy panels (the shady trees are especially nice), comics creator Tanaka moves between fast- paced and contemplative moments.”

Publishers Weekly

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Madame Butterfly

“...older readers, and even some adults, will find this Taiwanese import a convenient, visually splended way to prepare for seeing the opera... ” 

– Jennifer Mattson, Booklist

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Jack and the Beanstalk

"Smith's brisk, matter-of-fact narrative allows the story's inherent momentum, magic and music-including the familiar refrain of "Fee-fi-fo-fum!"-to shine through."

Publishers Weekly

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The 100th Customer

"...both text and art have a universal spirit and message... delightful artwork."

– Llene Cooper, Booklist

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The Three Grasshoppers

"... youngsters will likely respond to the quick-thinking tiny heros."

Publishers Weekly

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The 100th Customer

"The warm, rich tones of Ferri's impressionistic illustrations complement the gentle message of the story."

– School Library Journal

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