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Stonecutter

Average rating
3.9 out of 5
Based on 64 Ratings and 14 Reviews

Book Description
This adaptation of a Chinese folktale begins with a man's dissatisfaction with his life. Weary of being a stonecutter, he becomes many things in his quest for authority, each time finding that greater power lies elsewhere. Rooted in Taoist principles, Stonecutter is a story about the nature of power and the value of accepting who you are. Originally published in a limited, fine art edition and lon... More
Book Information
PublisherFeiwel & Friends
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages136
ISBN-100312554567
ISBN-13978-0312554569
Publication Date04/14/2009
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About John Kuramoto (Author) : John Kuramoto is a published author of children's books. Published credits of John Kuramoto include Stonecutter.
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About Jon J Muth (Author, Illustrator) : Jon J Muth is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jon J Muth include Mr. George Baker, Zen Shorts, and Zen Ties. Jon J Muth's highly acclaimed p... more
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11/7/2009 J.H. Everett said:
Given to me by a dear friend. WOW. Beautiful and lovely. What wonderful advice to anyone going through changes. This was given to me just after I graduated with my doctorate and was making tough decisions as to which road to follow. This book lovingly reminded me just how narrow-minded I was being a... more

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