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The Red Blanket

The Red Blanket

by Eliza Thomas Illustrated by Joe Cepeda

Based on the true story of the author's trip to China in 1994 to adopt her daughter PanPan, who was then 5 months old, this picture book is the tale of a little girl who needs a mommy and a forgotten blanket that needs a little girl and a woman who needs them both. Full color.

Ages
3, 4, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - K
Grade Level Equivalent
3.3
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Realistic Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Eliza Thomas
Joe Cepeda Get acquainted with Joe Cepeda, the illustrator of awarding-winning picture books such as What a Truly Cool World and Nappy Hair.

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