Zen Ties

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Scholastic Press, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Stillwater the Panda returns in a delightful companion to his Caldecott Honor Book, Zen Shorts

Summer has arrived -- and so has Koo, Stillwater's haiku-speaking young nephew. And when Stillwater encourages Koo, and his friends Addy, Michael, and Karl to help a grouchy old neighbor in need, their efforts are rewarded in unexpected ways.
Zen Ties is a disarming story of compassion and friendship that reaffirms the importance of our ties to one another.

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User Review  - dms02 - LibraryThing

Fun introduction or supplemental reading when studying Haiku verse - although I bet there are better examples out there. This was a read kind of like kids movies...the majority appealed to the kiddos and then there were some double entendre and such that caught the eye of the adult reader. Read full review

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User Review  - lysne - LibraryThing

All of Jon Muth's books are wonderful. I loved this one because the panda is doing Tai Chi on the inside front (and back ) covers of this book & it reminded me of my friend Cordel. It is a wonderfully ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Jon J Muth has written and illustrated many enchanting picture books, including his Caldecott Honor Book Zen Shorts and its sequel, the New York Times bestselling picture book Zen Ties. Other beloved titles from Jon include the New York Times bestseller Hi, Koo!, The Three Questions, Gershon's Monster by Eric Kimmel, and The Christmas Magic by Lauren Thompson. Mr. Muth lives with his wife and their four children in New York.

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