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Why The Sky Is Far Away

Written by Mary-Joan Gerson & illustrated by Carla Golembe
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Apr 1, 1995
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4-8
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The sky was once so close to the Earth that people cut parts of it to eat, but their waste and greed caused the sky to move far away.

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Who Wrote Why The Sky Is Far Away

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Mary-Joan Gerson

Mary-Joan Gerson has written five books for children. She was inspired to write this story after spending time in Nigeria with the Peace Corps. Mary travels extensively to explore different cultures and discover new ways to see the world, and enjoys sharing that experience with children and adults through her books.

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Who Illustrated Why The Sky Is Far Away

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Carla Golembe

Carla Golembe is an award-winning illustrator, artist, author, and teacher. Her artwork, in a wide range of mediums including acrylic on paper and canvas, gouache, and monotype, has been featured at galleries across the country. <br>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780316308748
Publication Date:
April 1, 1995
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
33009373
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0316308749
Lexile® Level:
AD800L
ATOS® Book Level:
4.5
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
7650
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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