The Cloud Spinner
Perfect for Earth Day--and all through the year. From author Michael Catchpool and illustrator Alison Jay comes a magical tale about the beauty and fragility of our natural world, and the wisdom and courage needed to protect it.
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 a warm scarf. But when the king sees the boy's magnificent cloth, he demands cloaks and gowns galore. "It would not be wise," the boy protests. "Your majesty does not need them!" But spin he must--and soon the world around him begins to change....
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Review: The Cloud SpinnerUser Review - Ms - Goodreads
What a lovely premise. "Enough is enough and not one stitch more." Also loved the illustrations. Read full review
Review: The Cloud SpinnerUser Review - Lbrown107 - Goodreads
I could use this book to have a discussion about clouds in a third grade classroom. Read full review