Kenji and the Cricket

Kenji and the Cricket

WISEMAN, Adele

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Signed by author and illustrator.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Porcupine's Quill
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Date Published: 1988
  • Place Published: Erin, Ontario
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very Good
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Fair
  • Details:
    22 x 23 cm. Illustrated in colour by Shizuye Takashima. First edition. Red cloth hardcover. Dust jacket has a small stain on the back and is worn at head and tail of spine. Signed by author and illustrator. Author's first book for children. As a novelist, Wiseman won the Governor General's Award for her book 'The Sacrifice' before this title was published. The sweet rhyming summary on the back of the jacket reads: "Who is little Kenji? / Why is he so sad? / Lonely little Kenji, / What will make him glad? / See a boy discover / What he's never had. / Kenji finds a cricket / And a mom and dad."