Every Living Thing

Every Living Thing

by Cynthia Rylant, S.D. Schindler

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Overview

Here are twelve deeply moving short stories from the perceptive pen of Cynthia Rylant. Each captures the moment when someone's life changes -- when an animal causes a human being to see things in a different way, and, perhaps, changes his life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781439136164
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Publication date: 02/22/2011
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 96
Sales rank: 711,471
Lexile: 870L (what's this?)
File size: 2 MB
Age Range: 10 - 14 Years

About the Author

Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than 100 books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball, Brownie & Pearl, and Mr. Putter & Tabby series. Her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Visit her at CynthiaRylant.com.

S. D. Schindler is the popular and versatile illustrator of many books for children, including Big Pumpkin and the ALA Notable Book Don't Fidget a Feather, both by Erica Silverman, How Santa Got His Job by Stephen Krensky, and Johnny Appleseed by Rosemary and Stephen Vincent Benét. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Table of Contents

Slower Than the Rest1
Retired8
Boar Out There15
Papa's Parrot19
A Pet26
Spaghetti31
Drying Out34
Stray42
Planting Things48
A Bad Road for Cats56
Safe66
Shells73

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Great Source Summer Success Reading: Read Aloud Book Every Living Thing 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It was awsome
Brandon Hultman More than 1 year ago
Well told stories that leave you with a lump in your throat. Stories for the young and old!
EllieGiles on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
A great collection that impact adults and children alike through their expertly-written, inspiring stories.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It is so cool
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
These stories have deep messages and meaning.
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