My apron: a story from my childhood

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Publisher:
Philomel Books,
Pub. Date:
1994.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 1.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Description
When an eight-year-old boy helps his uncle at his job as a plasterer, he takes a fancy to his workman's apron with a pocket. As a result of his fascination, his aunt makes him an apron of his own and he spends a few days as his Uncle Adam's assistant. The text is brief and simple but clearly conveys the warmth between the man and his nephew and the child's satisfaction in a job well done. The line/tissue paper illustrations are colourful and somewhat geometric, reminiscent of French Cubist Leger's work featuring labourers. An added bonus is the child-size apron that comes with the book, but the story will be enjoyed with or without the tangible item.
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ISBN:
9780399226854
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 1.8, 0.5 Points
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Grouped Work ID 66a63bc3-3412-add2-1771-d59b213dc08a
Full title my apron a story from my childhood
Author carle eric
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-09 04:47:09AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 04:41:25AM

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subject_facet Aprons -- Juvenile fiction, Plastering -- Juvenile fiction, Uncles -- Juvenile fiction
title_display My apron : a story from my childhood
title_full My apron : a story from my childhood / Eric Carle
title_short My apron :
title_sub a story from my childhood
topic_facet Aprons, Plastering, Uncles