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The Dreamer [With Earbuds]

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 291 Ratings and 143 Reviews

Book Description
A breathtaking illustrated novel from Pura Belpre Award winner, Pam Ryan, and MacArthur fellow and three-time Caldecott Honoree, Peter Sis!

From the time he is a young boy, Neftalí hears the call of a mysterious voice. Even when the neighborhood children taunt him, and when his harsh, authoritarian father ridicules him, and when he doubts himself, Neftalí knows he cannot ignore the call. Un... More
Book Information
PublisherPlayaway
BindingPreloaded Digital Audio Player (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-101615749446
ISBN-13978-1615749447
Publication Date04/01/2010
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About Pam Munoz Ryan (Author) : Pam Munoz Ryan is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Pam Munoz Ryan include Riding Freedom, Esperanza Rising (Unabridged), Becoming Naomi Le... more
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About Peter Sis (Author) : Peter Sis is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Peter Sis include Madlenka's Soccer Ball, Madlenka's Music, The Train of ... more
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About Tony Chiroldes (Narrator) : Tony Chiroldes is a published narrator of young adult books. A published credit of Tony Chiroldes is The Dreamer.
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8/4/2017 Alfred Goldstein said:
I like reading poetry but I don't often care about poets. In fact, the less I know about them, the better. Nor do I like touchy-feely, dreamy-creamy, nothing's-real-OR-IS-IT stuff, either. And, come on--do kids? Nah. Shelley's review had it right, that this was a mix of "magical realism, biograp... more

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12/21/2010 Mary Sandford said: Wow! another great read from Pam Munoz Ryan. So well done with a unique format for middle grade readers. A must read for everyone,
tags: I recommend, Inspired me

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