One Little Bag: An Amazing Journey
One Little Bag: An Amazing Journey

One Little Bag: An Amazing Journey

Written and illustrated by Henry Cole
4 - 8
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Page count
Apr 7, 2020
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An evocative wordless picture book that is a loving tribute to mindful living on our precious planet. Beautifully effective. – Kirkus Reviews, starred review Deeply profound… compelling… emotionally resonant. – School Library Journal, starred review* Elevating the life of an ephemeral object to the time scale of love across generations. – Publishers Weekly, starred reviewFrom a tall tree growing in the forest–to the checkout counter at the grocery store–one little bag finds its way into the hands of a young boy on the eve of his first day of school.And so begins an incredible journey of one little bag that is usedand reusedand reused again.In a three-generation family, the bag is transporter of objects and keeper of memories. And when Grandfather comes to the end of his life, the family finds a meaningful new way for the battered, but much-loved little bag to continue its journey in the circle of life.

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the environmentrecyclingfamilyscience and naturefamily lifemultigenerationalrecycling and green living




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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    April 7, 2020
    Scholastic Press
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)

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