Gleam and Glow

Inspired by real events, master storyteller Eve Bunting recounts the harrowing yet hopeful story of a family, a war--and a dazzling discovery.

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152053802

  • ISBN-10: 0152053808

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 08/01/2005

  • Carton Quantity: 50

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level 450L
    • Guided Reading Level P

Eve Bunting
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Eve Bunting

Eve Bunting has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall, Fly Away Home, and Train to Somewhere. She lives in Southern California.
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Peter Sylvada

PETER SYLVADA graduated from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. His first picture book, A Symphony of Whales, won the Christopher Medal and was named a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book and a Smithsonian Magazine Notable Book. He lives in Cardiff, California.
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  • reviews

    "Dramatic and energetic . . . This is a universal story that testifies to life rising from the ashes."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

    "One can't help respecting Bunting for the sensitivity she brings to issues like war, poverty, race, and immigration."--The New York Times Book Review

    "Compassionate, sobering, hopeful, and wise."--Child Magazine

    "Against the story's grim backdrop, hopeful themes prevail."--Los Angeles Times

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152053802

  • ISBN-10: 0152053808

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 08/01/2005

  • Carton Quantity: 50

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level 450L
    • Guided Reading Level P

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