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Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Marilyn - Goodreads

I loved this book. The illustrations are very vintage and the colour pallet perfect for a story with a fairytale flavour. A little boy, with a special gift, can weave clouds ... the morning colours of ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Elizabeth Bergin - Goodreads

In "The Cloud Spinner" by Michael Catchpool, a young boy has a wonderful gift--he can spin clouds into fabric to make scarves, a skill taught to him by his mother. The boy also has a good sense of ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Maggie Burgess - Goodreads

Definitely want to get this one for my own library, and my classroom library. Great story about letting enough be enough, and doing the right thing. It's also about putting the greater good above your own personal desires/belongings. I love the illustrations as well! Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Adrielle - Goodreads

Immediately one of my favorite picture books. Gorgeous illustrations, with a fair dose of whimsy, coupled with warmhearted prose present readers with a tender and relevant lesson. "Is it too late to undo what has been done?" The boy smiled and said simply... "There is still time." Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

When a greedy and demanding spinner spots his beautiful scarf, a young boy is forced to become a cloud spinner. Though he can make beautiful, warm clothing, soon the sky is empty of clouds and hot ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Chelsie Morrison - Goodreads

I did not even have to finish this book before I knew I absolutely adored it! The Cloud Spinner tells of a young boy whose mother taught him to weave cloth from the clouds in the sky. His mother also ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Rebecca Ann - Goodreads

What a charming picture book! The story follows a boy who can spin cloth from the clouds, but only makes as much as he needs and "not one stitch more". One day a king sees his amazing clothes and ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Megan - Goodreads

This is a wonderful picture book about a boy who spins fabric out of clouds. Each day he sits at the top of a hill and weaves the clouds: gold in the morning with the sunrise, white at midday, and ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Rabia Saeed - Goodreads

The book, The Cloud Spinner, By Michael Catchpool is a story about a boy who has the power to turn clouds into thread, making a few different colors depending on the time of day, so Gold in the ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Timothy - Goodreads

One of the most beautifully illustrated picture books I've seen so far in 2012. The story of a boy who can weave clouds into cloth, but he knows when "enough is enough, not one stitch more." A relevant message about the dangers of over-consumption. Read full review


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