God Bless the Gargoyles

God Bless the Gargoyles

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This moving story of misunderstood gargoyles and the gentle angels who console them will touch the heart of anyone who has ever felt alone and unloved.With poetic words and lavish illustrations of stone creatures come to life, this unforgettable book will forever alter our perceptions of the once-frightening stone guardians of gothic architecture.'By using the popular gargoyles as his messengers, Pilkey will catch the attention of many children, who otherwise might be oblivious to the pain of the outcast.'--Booklist
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 36 pages
  • 248.92 x 266.7 x 5.08mm | 181.44g
  • THOMSON LEARNING
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • illustrations, (some colour )
  • 0152021043
  • 9780152021047
  • 803,086

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"A book for all seasons."--Family Life
"In its combination of fantasy and soul, this fable offers a prime instance of how to teach morality."--The New Yorker
"Exuberant artwork...inspirational."--Publishers Weekly
"Readers will find solace in this modern-day answer to existentialism."--Kirkus Reviews "A book for all seasons."--Family Life
"In its combination of fantasy and soul, this fable offers a prime instance of how to teach morality."--The New Yorker
"Exuberant artwork...inspirational."--Publishers Weekly
"Readers will find solace in this modern-day answer to existentialism."--Kirkus Reviews
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Rating details

282 ratings
4.27 out of 5 stars
5 56% (159)
4 23% (66)
3 13% (36)
2 6% (17)
1 1% (4)
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