by. Jeanne Willis (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. Jeanne Willis (Author), Tony Ross (Illustrator). School Library Journal. Breaks the mould in form as well as content.
Ross's vibrantly hued pen-and-ink and watercolor cartoons depict the edge of a pond where a caterpillar and a tadpole meet and . I checked this book out from the library because my daughter is very interested in tadpoles and frogs.
Ross's vibrantly hued pen-and-ink and watercolor cartoons depict the edge of a pond where a caterpillar and a tadpole meet and fall in love: "She was his beautiful rainbow, and he was her shiny black pearl. Perched on a leaf above the water, she smiles down at her sweetheart and asks him to "Promise you'll never change. Although he agrees, some vows are difficult to keep, and when they next meet, he has sprouted two legs. I must say that I was aghast when I read the ending of this story. Luckily (so I thought) I read it on my own while my daughter was in bed.
Tadpole's Promise book. And foolishly, the tadpole promises. Tony Ross has illustrated over 2,000 books that are published all over the world
Tadpole's Promise book. Where the willow meets the water, a tadpole met a caterpillar. They gazed into each other's tiny eyes and fell in love. Tony Ross has illustrated over 2,000 books that are published all over the world. He has won awards in Holland, Japan,Germany, the United States, France, and the UK. He lives in Rutland, the smallest county in England.
Author:Jeanne Willis. Publisher:Andersen Press Ltd. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books USA was founded in 2005. Tadpole's Promise by Jeanne Willis (2005, Paperback). Напишите отзыв первым Об этом товаре.
by Jeanne Willis & illustrated by Tony Ross
by Jeanne Willis & illustrated by Tony Ross. Ross illustrates this economically told tale with equally sketchy watercolors, creating a serene natural setting, but turning it sideways so that the gutter becomes the boundary between land and water, and keeping background detail to a minimum to maintain visual focus on the rainbow-hued caterpillar and her shiny black pearl. In the end, she emerges rather different in form herself, but when she repentantly flutters down to a certain frog at the water’s edge, the romance comes to an abrupt and fatal end. Jeanne Willis, Tony Ross (illustrator). Details (if other): Cancel.
And foolishly, the tadpole promises. Published: 07/06/2018.
Tadpole loves his rainbow friend, the caterpillar, and she tells him she loves everything about him. "Promise that.
Author: Jeanne Willis,Tony Ross
Category: Books for children
Publisher: Tian Xia Za Zhi/Tsai Fong Books (July 1, 2008)
Pages: 32 pages
ePUB size: 1147 kb
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