Flautista

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Orchard Books, 1995 - Flute - 32 pages
2 Reviews
Living on the first floor of an apartment building, a small child is unable to hear the poetic music of a flutist who lives on the fifth floor, but when the flute refuses to be played one day, the child brings back its voice.

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Review: Flute Player, The (flautista, La)

User Review  - Judy Lindow - Goodreads

Beautiful gentle story. Suspenseful, a little deep and moody. Fanciful happy ending where it all comes together. I like the kids books that teach something complex without having that adult 'agenda ... Read full review

Review: Flute Player, The (flautista, La)

User Review  - Becca Holcomb - Goodreads

I used this book when I made a text set. I liked that it was written in Spanish and English. I would have this book for bilingual students, but also for students who may want to practice reading Spanish and English. Read full review

About the author (1995)

Dr. Robyn Eversole is originally from Clarksburg, West Virginia, and now lives in Tasmania with her husband, Wayne; their daughter, Rebekkah; and various household members with fur, feathers, and fins. As an anthropologist, she has worked in South America and in universities across Australia. She has published six books for children.

Children's author and illustrator, G. Brian Karas was born in Milford, Connecticut in 1957. After graduating from Paier School of Art, he worked as a greeting card artist and a commercial illustrator. Home on the Bayou, a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor, was his first illustrated book. Since then, he has illustrated over seventy books for children. Titles authored and/or illustrated by Karas have won numerous other awards. Saving Sweetness written by Diane Stanley was a Capitol Choices Noteworthy Book for Children in 1996, received a Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Blue Ribbon in 1996, and was a School Library Journal Best Book of 1996. Like Butter on Pancakes by Jonathan London was a School Library Journal Best Book of 1995. The Class Artist, written and illustrated by Karas, was a Smithsonian Magazine's Notable Book for Children in 2001 and received the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio 2002 Best Book Gold Award.

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