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Out of the Everywhere Cdn ed /hc

by Jan Andrews, illustrated by Simon Ng

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list price: $24.95
edition:Hardcover
published: Oct 2000
ISBN:9780888994028
About the Authors

Jan Andrews

The author of numerous books, including The Auction, The Very Last First Time, and When Apples Grew Noses and White Horses Flew, which won the Silver Birch Express Award, Jan Andrews received the Order of Canada for her contributions to Canadian culture as a children's writer and pioneer of Canada's storytelling movement. She died in 2017.
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Simon Ng was born in Brunei and immigrated to Toronto as a teenager. His illustrations have appeared in many North American newspapers and magazines, including the Boston Globe and the New York Times Magazine. His books include Out of the Everywhere: Tales for a New World by Jan Andrews and Tales from Gold Mountain by Paul Yee, which has been named a Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book and the Parent's Choice Honor Book as well as winning the Violet Downey Book Award and the Sheila A. Egoff Children's Book Prize. Simon Ng lives in Toronto.
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Editorial Reviews

The high production quality of this book and its variety of well-told tales makes this a worthy addition to any folklore collection.

— Quill & Quire, STARRED REVIEW

The characters are memorable and the lessons they learn are valuable.

— Brandon Sun

With its strong plots and pithy content, this is an excellent storybook for 6 to 10 year olds.

— Toronto Star

...the stories are poignant and filled with wisdom.

— Book Links

The narratives are swift and taut and occasionally wink playfully at the reader.

— Horn Book

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