Gleam and Glow

Gleam and Glow

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Inspired by real events, master storyteller Eve Bunting recounts the harrowing yet hopeful story of a family, a war--and a dazzling discovery.
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Product details

  • 6-8
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 221 x 274.3 x 5.1mm | 181.44g
  • China
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0152053808
  • 9780152053802
  • 86,681

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.
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Review quote

"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
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Rating details

438 ratings
4.34 out of 5 stars
5 53% (232)
4 33% (144)
3 11% (50)
2 2% (7)
1 1% (5)
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