The Word Collector

Front Cover
Cuento De Luz, Apr 1, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Luna is passionate about words. She loves their light and becomes tickled with laughter from them. But one day she realizes that, little by little, the beautiful, gorgeous, and fun words are disappearing from the world—so she decides it's time to act. A poetic tale about the magic of words, this delightful story invites readers of all ages to enjoy the power that positive words can have.

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User Review  - Fjola - LibraryThing

The book is lovely and beautifully illustrated, although it fell a little short for me. Sure enough, I'd been excited to read it and I liked the idea of the little word collecting girl (who looked ... Read full review

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User Review  - alyson - LibraryThing

Well this is definitely getting mixed reviews but I liked it. It is challenging to read, but it is supposed to be like literary fiction for the picture book set. Not for young kids, not for storytime but a nice book to share one on one with an older child. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Sonja Wimmer is an award-winning illustrator whose work has been featured in books, posters, and magazines. Her illustrations for The Word Collector won the Gold Award for Best Illustrator at the 2011 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards.

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