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The Garden of Abdul Gasazi

Van Allsburg, Chris. Book - 1979 R Caldecott Honor 1980, E VAN None on shelf 2 requests on 2 copies Community Rating: 4.5 out of 5

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When the dog he is caring for runs away from Alan into the forbidden garden of a retired dog-hating magician, a spell seems to be cast over the contrary dog.


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Gorgeous submitted by Sara W on July 31, 2012, 8:27am The magic of the story really come through the stunning illustrations. They are beautiful, with incredible detail.

A Magical Tale submitted by ChallngOfTheStrs on August 29, 2021, 11:44pm Expect the typical magic of Chris Van Allsburg. The lovely illustrations will be an inspiration for the kiddies!

Engaging submitted by kathscot on July 22, 2022, 9:51pm An engaging story with fascinating pictures.

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Caldecott Honor book - 1980.

Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1979.
Year Published: 1979
Description: [33] p. : ill. ; 25 x 32 cm.
Language: English
Format: Book

Lexile: 580

039527804X :

Gardens -- Fiction.
Magicians -- Fiction.
Dogs -- Fiction.