amazon.ca

Thousands of Canadian-authored kids and YA books

9780888998453_cover Enlarge Cover
5 of 5
1 rating
rated!
rated!
list price: $8.95
edition:Paperback
published: Oct 2007
pages: 32
ISBN:9780888998453
publisher: Groundwood Books Ltd

Amos's Sweater

by Janet Lunn, illustrated by Kim Lafave

tagged: farm animals, farm & ranch life
5 of 5
1 rating
rated!
rated!
list price: $8.95
edition:Paperback
published: Oct 2007
pages: 32
ISBN:9780888998453
publisher: Groundwood Books Ltd
Description

A curmudgeonly old sheep reluctantly gives up his wool and then plots to get it back, even though it has been knit into a brightly colored sweater.

About the Authors

Janet Lunn

Born in Dallas, Texas, JANET LUNN is a renowned children's author and editor. She has won a vast array of awards and has also received an honorary doctorate from Queen's University and the Order of Canada. Janet lives in Ottawa, Ontario.

Author profile page >

Kim Lafave

KIM LAFAVE has won the Governor General's Award, the Ruth Schwartz Children's Book Award and the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for his illustrations in Amos’s Sweater by Janet Lunn. He illustrated Shin-chi's Canoe by Nicola I. Campbell, which was a finalist for the Governor General's Award. He lives in Roberts Creek, B.C.

Author profile page >
Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
4 to 7
Grade:
p to 2
Awards
  • Winner, CLA Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award
  • Winner, Governor General's Literary Awards: Illustration
  • Winner, Ruth Schwartz Award