The Silver Button

The Silver Button

Book - 2013
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A city's worth of magical moments coincide, including young Jodie's completion of a drawing, a man's purchase of fresh bread at a bakery, a soldier's farewell to his mother, a blackbird's discovery of a worm, and Jodie's baby brother's first step.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013
ISBN: 9780763664374
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm


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Bob Graham's work is always thought-inspiring, but this one about the instantaneous-ness of time really affected me. Great for conceptual thought for anyone.
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BCD2013 Jun 12, 2014

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From a soldier’s goodbye to his mom to a blackbird’s lunch on a path, Graham shows what can happen in a city within the span of a baby’s first step.


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