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Children's Fiction General

The Magic Ear

by (author) Laura Langston

illustrated by Victor Bosson

Crow Cottage Publishing
Initial publish date
Nov 2013
General, Environment, Asian, General, Country & Ethnic
Recommended Age
0 to 10
Recommended Grade
p to 5
Recommended Reading age
4 to 8
  • eBook

    Publish Date
    Nov 2013
    List Price

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Based on a traditional Japanese folktale, The Magic Ear is a timeless story of true nobility and the importance of respect for all life, however humble. Recommended reading ages: 4-10

About the authors

Laura Langston is the author of several books for children and adults. Lesia’s Dreamrecently won for the kobzar literary award, Canada’s newest national book award. It wasalso nominated for three other children’s choice awards. Mile-High Apple Pie, her recentpicture book, was nominated for the oLA’s Blue spruce award; The Fox’s Kettle was nominated for a Governor General’s award for Illustration; and Pay Dirt! was nominated for the red cedar and silver Birch awards. A former writer and broadcaster for the CBC, Laura Langston also writes regularly for Canadian Gardening magazine and has authored a book on herb gardening. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia. Visit her website at

Laura Langston's profile page

Victor Bosson is a graduate of the Alberta College of Art. He has been making innovative artwork and illustration for over 40 years. Victor lives in Victoria, B.C. Canada and continues to create digital art that is alive with stories and imaginative characters.

Victor Bosson's profile page

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