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Old Turtle

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 81 Ratings and 81 Reviews

Book Description
When all of creation--trees, stones, ants, the sky, fish--begins arguing over who or what God is, quiet Old Turtle is the only one who has the wisdom and ability to see beyond herself to capture the essence. The debate escalates until Old Turtle finally speaks: "STOP!" She accepts and incorporates the beliefs of all the creatures: "God is indeed deep," she says to the fish in the sea, "and mu... More
Book Information
PublisherScholastic Press
BindingHardcover (13 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages48
Publication Date03/01/2007
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About Douglas Wood (Author) : Douglas Wood is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Douglas Wood include What Grandmas Can't Do, When Mama Mirabelle Comes Home.
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About Cheng-Khee Chee (Illustrator) : Cheng-Khee Chee is a published illustrator and a painter of children's books. Some of the published credits of Cheng-Khee Chee include Old Turtle, Noel, Swing Around the Sun: Poems (Picture Books).
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