The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale (#20706J5)

by Ransome, Arthur; illustrated by Shulevitz, Uri

4 reviews & awards

Hardcover Farrar Straus Giroux, 1968
Price: USD 19.06
Description: 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
Dewey: 398.21; Int Lvl: K-3; Rd Lvl: 4.1
AR 4.7 LG 1 18671EN; RC 4.8 3; LEX 360L


 


Overview
From Follett

"An Ariel book" When the Czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship, the Fool of the World sets out to try his luck and meets some unusual companions on the way.

From the Publisher

When the Czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship, the Fool of the World sets out to try his luck and meets some unusual companions on the way.

The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship is the winner of the 1969 Caldecott Medal.


Product Details
  • Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
  • Publication Date: January 1, 1968
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Dewey: 398.21
  • Classifications: Nonfiction
  • Description: 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
  • Tracings: Shulevitz, Uri, 1935- illustrator.
  • ISBN-10: 0-374-32442-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-374-32442-1
  • Follett Number: 20706J5
  • Catalog Number: 0374324425
  • Interest Level: K-3
  • Reading Level: 4.1
  • ATOS Book Level: 4.7
  • AR Interest Level: LG
  • AR Points: 1
  • AR Quiz: 18671EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 4.8
  • Reading Counts Points: 3
  • Lexile: 360L

Reviews & Awards
  • Book Links, 05/01/00
  • Caldecott Medal, 1969
  • Christian Library Journal, 12/15/04
  • Elementary School Library Collection, 06/01/00

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