Fishing Sunday

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HarperCollins, Apr 19, 1996 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A young boy is embarrassed by his grandfather's way of catching fish, as he stands barefoot talking to the fish. But then he sees something almost magical about his grandfather's handmade fish hooks and something magical about his grandfather as well. With colour illustrations by Barry Root.

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User Review  - cspine - LibraryThing

This book is a great way to teach children to be accapting, weather its family or friends. This book shows how the young boy learns to love his grandpaw for who he truley is, flaws and all! Read full review

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author is noteworthy and has several awarded books Read full review

About the author (1996)

Tony Johnston has written over one hundred beloved books for young people, including the picture books Cat, What Is That?, illustrated by Wendell Minor; The Whole Green World, illustrated by Elisa Kleven; and Chicken in the Kitchen, illustrated by Eleanor Taylor; and the middle-grade novel The Spoon in the Bathroom Wall. Tony Johnston lives with her family in California.

Barry Root has illustrated eighteen books for children, including Someplace Else, which was named a New York Times Best Illustrated Childrens Book. He lives in Lancaster County, PA, with his wife, two children, and two dogs.

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