Aviary Wonders Inc. Spring Catalog and Instruction Manual
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|Format: ||Electronic Book Text|
|Published In: ||04 March 2014|
In a future when deforestation and other environmental factors have caused many bird species to go extinct, businessman Alfred Wallis offers a catalog of parts for creating replacements, from hand-carved beaks to Italian-leather feet.
"This futuristic mail-order catalog offers hand-crafted parts for ambitious do-it-yourselfers who want to assemble a customized bird. . . The ecological subtext will resonate with some environmentally concerned children and adults who hope such a catalog will not become a necessary reality."--"School Library Journal""For children and their bird-watching parents, who will appreciate the clever premise and the message of admiration."--"Kirkus, " starred review"This is an original, somewhat disturbing, and wholeheartedly bizarre (but in a good way!) picture book for older children. . . An impressive picture book debut."--"Booklist, " starred review"Unsettling and unforgettable."--"Publishers Weekly, " starred review
10-14 years |