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Thumbelina Eduard José

Thumbelina

Eduard José

Published September 1st 1988
ISBN : 9780895654663
Hardcover
32 pages
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Thumbelina is no bigger than your thumb!Thumbelina is content to spend her days rowing in a boat made from a tulip petal and sleeping in a cradle made from a polished walnut shell. Then one horrible night a toad kidnaps her, and she is tossedMoreThumbelina is no bigger than your thumb!Thumbelina is content to spend her days rowing in a boat made from a tulip petal and sleeping in a cradle made from a polished walnut shell. Then one horrible night a toad kidnaps her, and she is tossed from one wretched adventure to another.Will Thumbelina be forced to marry the toads son or spend her days deep underground with a rich mole? Only her steadfast kindness and bravery and the help of some loyal friends will lead Thumbelina to true love.Two-time Caldecott Honor artist Brian Pinkneys adaptation of the classic tale vividly captures the dramatic journey and quiet strength of Hans Christian Andersens tiny heroine.