4 edition of The Rain forest unfolds found in the catalog.
The Rain forest unfolds
8 adjacent pages unfold to 33 x 43 cm
|Statement||[Stephan Van Dam, executive editor & art director]|
|Series||Eco guide, The Cosmos unfolds, Eco guide, Cosmos unfolds|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. :|
|Number of Pages||26|
Through the Arc of the Rain Forest is a burlesque of comic-strip adventures and apocalyptic portents that stretches familiar truths to their logical extreme in a future world that is just recognizable enough to be frightening. In the Author's Note," Karen Tei Yamashita writes that her book is like a Brazilian soap opera called a novela: "the novela's story is completely changeable according to. The Best Rainforest Children Books. The Great Kapok Tree is a wonderful story that explains the importance of saving the rain forests. In this book all of the Rainforest creatures whisper in the mans ear why you would never want to live in a world without trees.
New York Times Book Review “Dazzling a seamless mixture of magic realism, satire and futuristic fiction.” “This satiric morality play about the destruction of the Amazon rain forest unfolds with a diversity and fecundity equal to its setting Karen Tei Yamashita is the author of Through the Arc of the Rain Forest. This book provides information to learn about the life in the rain forest. It includes animals and peoples lives in the rain forest. There are side notes with facts about the rain forest. There is glossary at the end of the book for words that could be new to students. This would be a great book /5(6).
Through the Arc of the Rainforest is presented in a genre is defined as a piece of literature which seems to take place in a realistic setting on the surface, but fantasy elements arise when the story unfolds. Either the character/s can break the rules of the real world, or the world is invaded by something so strange, we can’t believe that. "Incisive and funny, this book yanks our chains and makes us see the absurdity that rules our world." --Booklist (starred review) "Expansive and ambitious incredible and complicated." --Library Journal "This satiric morality play about the destruction of the Amazon rain forest unfolds with a diversity and fecundity equal to its setting.
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The pages take the reader on an informative journey down the Amazon river, snaking through the deepest rainforest and the surrounding geographical regions and cities.
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Through the Arc of the Rain Forest by Karen Tei "This satiric morality play about the destruction of the Amazon rain forest unfolds with a diversity and fecundity equal to its setting and Anime Wong, all published by Coffee House Press. I Hotel was selected as a finalist for the National Book Award and awarded the California Book.
The books can feature either tropical rain forests, or temperate ones. Books expounding the biodiversity, the flora and the fauna of rainforests will be welcomed. The list is originally based on suggestions from the monthly picture book club of The Children's Books Group.
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First-novelist Yamashita blends the matter-of-fact surrealism of. Karen Tei Yamashita: Karen Tei Yamashita is the author of Through the Arc of the Rain Forest, Brazil-Maru, Tropic of Orange, Circle K Cycles, I Hotel, and Anime Wong, all published by Coffee House Press.I Hotel was selected as a finalist for the National Book Award and awarded the California Book Award, the American Book Award, the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association Award, /5(3).
* Photos/Words/Labels to create your very own rain forest big book * Visual directions showing how the unit unfolds * Photos and ideas for GLAD-inspired anchor charts, resources, and activities used in the unit * A page student "mini book" with activities, pictures and the words from the big book * 33 Word wall cards with pictures/5(58).
—New York Times Book Review "This satiric morality play about the destruction of the Amazon rain forest unfolds with a diversity and fecundity equal to its setting Yamashita seems to have thrown into the pot everything she knows and most that she can imagine—all to good effect." Karen Tei Yamashita is the author of Through.If I Ran the Rain Forest is a rhyming book about the four stories of the rain forest and what lives on each level.
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