Where Have the Unicorns Gone?

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Dec 1, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
13 Reviews
Long ago unicorns lived in a haven of sun-dappled glades and flower-filled dells. But as civilization spread over the ages -- with its fierce knights, its chugging trains, its thick smogs -- unicorns had to find a new sanctuary. But where?
Jane Yolen finds a magical answer in the traditional unicorn myth. Her rhythmic, rhymed text is irresistible to read aloud. And Ruth Sanderson's brilliant artwork gives unicorns a bold reality in everything from ancient cave paintings to their secret, present-day home. After reading this tribute to the mystical, mysterious unicorn, children will enjoy looking for these elusive creatures in the world around them.

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User Review  - Jordan Brown - Goodreads

Where Have the Unicorns Gone? Author: Jane Yolen Reading level: 6-9 Yolen, Jane (2000) Where Have the Unicorns Gone? New York: Simon and Schuster This book details the circumstances of the Unicorns ... Read full review

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User Review  - Steven Strader - Goodreads

I love Yolen's use of language. I love that her word choice seems the same be it for a picture book like this or for her young adult work. She uses the right word. If that sends a child (or adult) off ... Read full review

About the author (2003)

Jane Yolen is an award-winning author who has written more than 200 books for children, including the bestseller How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? and the 1988 Caldecott Medal winner Owl Moon. She is known for her beautiful poetry and has even been called “the Hans Christian Anderson of America” (Newsweek). Jane Yolen lives in Hatfield, Massachusetts. Visit her at JaneYolen.com.

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