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User Review  - lgrube4 - LibraryThing

This book was very interesting. It reminded me of a fairytale. The illustrations were all cracked and faded which was cool because I had never seen that before. The characters were all large and ... Read full review

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User Review  - tburfe1 - LibraryThing

I love this book! The message of how important it is to reserve resources and take care of our environment is delivered beautifully. The illustrations are riveting and detailed, and add so much to the ... Read full review

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User Review  - novalibrarymom - LibraryThing

Here is an example of a picture book suitable for slightly older readers. The Cloud Spinner has a slight fairy tale feel, with it’s royal and commoner characters. There’s a lesson in greed and only ... Read full review

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User Review  - abrozi1 - LibraryThing

This book was very cute! Such a sweet story about a boy that spins clouds into clothing, but the King gets greedy and has him spin clothes for him and his family. The village then runs out of rain ... Read full review

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

A young boy with the ability to spin clouds into thread, and to make the most beautiful fabric from that thread, finds that it is difficult to keep to his mother's maxim - "Enough is enough and not ... Read full review

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User Review  - kedwards1991 - LibraryThing

I really liked this book. It teaches children about the use of natural resources, in a different way, and the consequences of what could happen if they're gone. It conveys a great moral; only take ... Read full review

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User Review  - lnpowers - LibraryThing

This is a story about the use of natural resources and the consequences, which sounds heavy for a children's book but it is done in an understandable and relate-able way. The illustrations are beautifully done and cleaver. Read full review

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User Review  - alyson - LibraryThing

Old fashion fairytale with a modern message. Loved the illustrations especially the fat king dancing with his new scarf. I don't blame the king for his greed - I want one of those scarves too! Read full review

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User Review  - michelleleister - LibraryThing

One small boy has a special gift—he can weave cloth from the clouds: gold in the early morning with the rising sun, white in the afternoon, and crimson in the evening. He spins just enough cloth for ... Read full review

Review: The Cloud Spinner

User Review  - Ms - Goodreads

What a lovely premise. "Enough is enough and not one stitch more." Also loved the illustrations. Read full review


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