The Ballad of Valentine

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케이론교육, Dec 28, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
Oh my darling, oh my darling, oh my darling Valentine. I have written forty letters, but you've never read a line.

Set to the tune of the song "Clementine," Alison Jackson tells the sweet tale of Valentine and her beau. Valentine goes about her day, doing chores around her mountain cabin, while her secret admirer is hard at work trying to ask her an important question. He tries many ways to contact her, including Morse code and smoke signals, but he can never complete his message. Will he ever be able to reach his beloved Valentine?

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User Review  - Tessa.Johnson - LibraryThing

This is one of my favorite holiday stories. Written to the tune of "Oh My Darling, Clementine," this book tells the story of a man who is writing letters to his love. He sends love notes in a variety ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Alison Jackson is the award-winning artist who created the BBC TV series Double Take and the internationally acclaimed Schweppes advertising campaign. After studying sculpture and then Fine Art Photography at the Royal College of Art in London, Alison's work, has for the last five years, astonished and sometimes shocked audiences on both sides of the Atlantic.


Tricia Tusa lives in Houston, Texas.

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