Thunder Rose-9780152060060

Thunder Rose

by Jerdine Nolen and Kadir Nelson
$7.99
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A Coretta Scott King Honor-winning book, now in paperback


  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152060060
  • ISBN-10: 0152060065
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 09/01/2007
  • Carton Quantity: 50

About the book

Thunder Rose vows to grow up to be more than just big and strong, thank you very kindly--and boy, does she ever! But when a whirling storm on a riotous rampage threatens, has Rose finally met her match?

About the author
Jerdine Nolen

JERDINE NOLEN is the author of the Bradford Street Buddies easy reader series and numerous picture books including Raising Dragons, Thunder Rose, Plantzilla, Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm, and Irene's Wish.

Kadir Nelson

Kadir Nelson is a two-time Caldecott Honor Award recipient. He has received an NAACP Image Award, a CASEY Award, the 2009 and 2014 Coretta Scott King Author Award, and the 2009 Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award. Among Mr. Nelson's other awards are gold and silver medals from the Society of Illustrators. His work has appeared in The New York Times, Sports Illustrated, and The New Yorker. He lives in Los Angeles, CA. Learn more about Kadir Nelson at www.kadirnelson.com.  

Reviews

"Exuberant . . . A terrific read-aloud."--Booklist

"A wonderful tale of joy and love, as robust and vivid as the wide West . . . A splendid, colorful, and most welcome addition to the tall-tale genre."--School Library Journal