- Title: The Skipping Stone
- Author: Kelly Lenihan
- ISBN: 9780989869256
- Page: 153
- Format: Hardcover
Sometimes, when we truly hope and dream and wish really hard for something, it will come true the power of our imagination is a wondrous thing If you ve ever tossed a penny in the fountain or made a wish on the North Star, you know what I mean There are so many ways to make a wish, and sometimes we will discover yet one way from someone we meet along the way, likeSometimes, when we truly hope and dream and wish really hard for something, it will come true the power of our imagination is a wondrous thing If you ve ever tossed a penny in the fountain or made a wish on the North Star, you know what I mean There are so many ways to make a wish, and sometimes we will discover yet one way from someone we meet along the way, like Nick in The Skipping Stone Nick is an ordinary little boy fervently yearning for something extraordinary to happen One day, on a family outing, his dream comes true in a rather unusual way When Nick s wishful thinking finally pays off, could it be that he ends up with a special memento to remind him of his extraordinary day This very special edition of The Skipping Stone contains two bonus sections in the back of the book, Did You Know and How to Skip Stones Learn some fun facts about stone skipping as well as pointers on technique and how to choose the best rocks.A charming story beautifully brought to life with colorful illustrations, The Skipping Stone is just right for wee ones who love being read aloud to and for children just learning how to read, ages 0 7 Story by Kelly Lenihan, illustrations by Oona Risling Sholl and Naomi Bardoff.
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Received this book as a Good Reads First Read book; received it this afternoon and my 3 year old granddaughter and I sat and read it as a bedtime story this evening. She so enjoyed listening to it as I read it out loud. She really enjoyed the colorful illustrations that go with the story as well. Very nicely done. Such a special 'tale' to tell. A little boy wanted to have an extraordinary day after feeling like his days are just ordinary. His Dad teaches him to skip rocks on the river. He feels [...]
I was fortunate enough to receive a copy of The Skipping Stone as a first reads winner.A lovely story about wanting/wishing for something special. Beautifully illustrated with pictures that look like watercolors.
Wonderful illustrations by Oona Risling Sholl.
Received this book as a Good Reads First Read book; 4 star
I received the Skipping Stone as part of a Giveaway. The Giveaway listed the hardcover special edition as the book to be won, but I only received the paperback non-special edition version.The story is cute and simple. Nick is a bored little boy who feels that nothing exciting ever happens to him. When he visits the beach he finds a special smooth stone that he skips multiple times across the water. Although Nick thinks he has lost the stone forever, a few amazing events happen and Nick discover [...]
This book is very special to me. I made up the story when my son was four years old and told it to him over and over again at bedtime. He is now 25! To finally have this beloved story published with such vibrant, gorgeous illustrations is such an honor.
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