Gleam and Glow
Inspired by real events, master storyteller Eve Bunting recounts the harrowing yet hopeful story of a family, a war--and a dazzling discovery.
- Paperback | 32 pages
- 221 x 274.3 x 5.1mm | 181.44g
- 01 Aug 2005
- VOYAGER PAPERBACKS
- Illustrations, unspecified
About Eve Bunting
EVE BUNTING is the author of many acclaimed books for young readers, including the Caldecott Medal--winning Smoky Night. She lives in Southern California. PETER SYLVADA's first picture book, A Symphony of Whales, won the Christopher Medal and was named a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year and a Smithsonian Magazine Notable Book for Children. He lives in Cardiff, California.
"Dramatic and energetic . . . This is a universal story that testifies to life rising from the ashes."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review) "One can't help respecting Bunting for the sensitivity she brings to issues like war, poverty, race, and immigration."--The New York Times Book Review "Compassionate, sobering, hopeful, and wise."--Child Magazine "Against the story's grim backdrop, hopeful themes prevail."--Los Angeles Times