The Lost Horse

The Lost Horse : A Chinese Folktale

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Acclaimed author-illustrator Ed Young breathes new life into the ancient Chinese folktale of a horse that brings extraordinary reversals of fortune to its trusting owner.
A timeless fable, The Lost Horse teaches of the ever-changing fortunes of life.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 198.12 x 246.38 x 5.08mm | 136.08g
  • Voyager Books,U.S.
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 015205023X
  • 9780152050238
  • 309,828

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[star]"May be among the Caldecott Medalist's finest works."--Publishers Weekly (starred review) [star]"A wonderful elaboration on an ancient Chinese proverb."--School Library Journal (starred review) "Wonderfully theatrical . . . Will lead children . . . to discover the unexpected turnabouts in the sad and happy events of their own lives."--Booklist
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About Ed Young

ED YOUNG is the renowned author-illustrator of more than fifty books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China and the Caldecott Honor book Seven Blind Mice. He lives in New York.
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Rating details

59 ratings
3.74 out of 5 stars
5 27% (16)
4 29% (17)
3 36% (21)
2 8% (5)
1 0% (0)
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