The sweetest fig / Chris van Allsburg
Book | Houghton Mifflin | 1993

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Description
29 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Chris Van Allsburg (born June 18, 1949) is an American illustrator and writer of children's books. He has won two Caldecott Medals for U.S. picture book illustration, for Jumanji (1981) and The Polar Express (1985), both of which he also wrote; both were later adapted as successful motion pictures. He was also a Caldecott runner-up in 1980 for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi. For his contribution as a children's illustrator he was 1986 U.S. nominee for the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award, the highest international recognition for creators of children's books. He received the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from the University of Michigan in April 2012.
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530 Lexile.
Summary
After being given two magical figs that make his dreams come true, Monsieur Bibot sees his plans for future wealth upset by his long-suffering dog.
Awards
Texas Bluebonnet Award.
Study Program
Accelerated Reader Lower Grade 3.7 0.5 Kilgore Intermediate.
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ISBN
0395673461
9780395673461
0758737386
0329044710
9780758737380
9780329044718
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