August 18, 2017

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Rules of Summer

Shaun Tan. Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine Bks.

K-Gr 4–A boy’s far-ranging adventures with his domineering older brother are conveyed via succinctly stated precepts and stunning surreal paintings replete with outlandish creatures and reality-tilting events. Mesmerizing scenarios ranging from disconcerting to wondrous are underpinned with revelations about sibling relationships and the rule-smashing possibilities of imagination.

 
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