Celia Godkin ó 9 read & downloadParticulary shield volcanoes and the "islands that are born along the aults in the pacific This is a nonfiction children "that are born along the Special Agent faults in the pacific This is a nonfiction children picture book suitedor grades three and up It is the story of a tropical island where peaceful villagers live in harmony with nature and each other When the volcano the villagers call the giant growls they toss garla. En the god will not be appeased Smoke rises out of the mountain's crater and ash and cinders begin to all on the village The chief tells
His People Itpeople it is to leave And days later when the people have barely landed on another island the volcano explodes Soon there is nothing left of the old island but a smoking ruin devoid of all life But the story is not over Slowly gradually the island begins to support the stirrings of life once And with the return to its lush ormer glory comes the hope that the island will be home once to a sl. ,
Grades K 3 an
*ocean community evacuates *community evacuates the volcano on their island begins to smoke and shake the volcano erupts and the beauty and diversity is ruined people eel the effects of the eruption large waves dark skies slowly the island recovers as seeds wash ashore "and animals ollow after use book to discuss different types of volcanoes. A stunning new Information Storybook "animals ollow after use book to discuss different types of volcanoes. A stunning new Information Storybook winning authorillustrator Celia
Godkin Once Again Turnsonce again turns the subject of nature's remarkable ability to renew itself in this beautiful new book A small island in the Pacific exists in perfect harmony where all the plants animals and people are interdependent But the islanders live with the knowledge that their mountain god sometimes grumbles and threatens to awake When that happens the people offer up prayers and garlands of lowers to coax the giant back to sleep There comes a day however wh. Nds of lowers into the crater One day this does not calm the threatening rumbles When the birds leave the island the chief tells his people they must also leave They pack everything into small boats and move to another island The volcano erupts spectacularly Its power even reaches their new home but the people know they must seek high grou. Eepy village and its gentle smiling people Written with the grace and dignity of "a native storyteller's voice When the Giant Stirred demonstrates how even one of the world's most cataclymic events can be an "native storyteller's voice When the Giant Stirred demonstrates how even one of the world's most cataclymic events can be how even one of the world's most cataclymic events can be part of nature's cycle Celia Godkin takes her artwork into a new exciting level with oils that are saturated with colour Her depiction of a primitive people
AND THEIR JEWEL LIKE PARADISE IS REMINISCENT OF THEtheir jewel like paradise is reminiscent of the post impressionist Gauguin This information storybook is a must have or schools libraries and homes everywher. .