"Conveying communal wisdom and collective hope, this volume honors reading and knowledge as staples for a proverbial lifeboat." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
From Caldecott Medalist Ed Young comes a charming, accordion-style picture book about the life of a library.
Rendered in gorgeous mixed-media collage, and in a striking, accordion-style format, Caldecott Medalist Ed Young's Vessel of Promises outlines the life of a library and the impact that books and reading can have on people throughout the world. Sure to appeal to kids and adults alike!---from the publisher
26 pages 978-0525513872 Ages 4-8
Keywords: reading, literacy, knowledge, wisdom, library, books, value of reading, 5 year old, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old, Language Arts Curriculum