A Stone Sat Still

A Stone Sat Still

The follow-up to They All Saw a CatA Stone Sat Still tells the story of a seemingly ordinary rock—but to the animals that use it, it is a resting place, a kitchen, a safe haven...even an entire world....

Title:A Stone Sat Still
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781452173184
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    A Stone Sat Still Reviews

  • Abigail

    Described on the dust-jacket flap as a companion to author/illustrator Brendan Wenzel's Caldecott Honor-winning They All Saw A Cat , this new picture-book also explores perspective. Centering around ...

  • La Coccinelle

    I read They All Saw a Cat earlier this year. I have to say, that one was just okay for me. I think I enjoyed A Stone Sat Still a lot more.Both books are about different perspectives, but they approa...

  • Barbara

    Like many other readers, I adored They All Saw a Cat and Hello Hello, this author/illustrator's previous two picture books. His latest offering only serves to add to my admiration for him and his work...

  • Danielle

    Holy moly....

  • Laura Harrison

    I have been waiting so long for the release of this book! It is described as a companion to his remarkable Caldecott award winning, They All Saw A Cat. It is glorious! Although there is much going on ...

  • Brindi Michele

    I liked it, but it was a tad too long. Great for programs/storytimes for thinking outside the box of what things can be...such as the book What To Do With a Box or the one about a stick (the title is ...

  • Mary Lee

    First of all, it's gorgeous. It's also quiet and thoughtful and begs for multiple slow readings. There's the trademark Wenzel multiple perspectives, but there are layers of meaning that go quite deep....

  • Mimi

    A naturally illustrated book that can help a child see the possibilities in even the simplest things like a rock. Thanks to Cybil who gets the credit for this shelving. ...

  • Morgan

    Brendan Wenzel just keeps getting knocking it out of the park. For me, this latest endeavor was very nearly picture-book-perfection: whimsical, rhythmic, beautiful, and brimming with big ideas and new...

  • Lynn

    Brilliant! Quiet, thoughtful and calming but with charming details for the alert reader....