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My Life With The Wave

Average rating
4.2 out of 5
Based on 58 Ratings and 19 Reviews

Book Description

My first trip to the seashore,

one wave tore away from the sea.

She caught my hand, and we raced

away together across the sand.

Based on a story by Nobel Prize laureate Octavio Paz, this delightful tale of a boy and his pet wave is charmingly retold with beautiful new illustrations. See if you can find the hidden cat, dog, mouse, whale, and sea horse in almost e... More

Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (10 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date04/30/2004
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About Catherine Cowan (Author, Translator) : Catherine Cowan is a published author and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Catherine Cowan include My Life with the Wave.
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About Octavio Paz (Author) : Octavio Paz is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Octavio Paz is My Life with the Wave.
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About Mark Buehner (Illustrator) : Mark Buehner is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Mark Buehner include The Queen of Style, Escape of Marvin the Ape Board Book, Snowmen at Nig... more
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11/17/2009 jacklyn curb said:
A boy falls in love with the beach and a wave runs away from the sea with him. He spends about six months with the wave and goes through some challenging times. The wave has emotions, moods, and they change quickly. The wave is developed through anthropomorphism and at times has arms, stands, and is... more

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