Charlotte is different from the other sheep. She likes to explore the world around her, climbing up trees and wandering near the dangerous road while the wary old sheep "tsk, tsk." But when danger strikes, only Charlotte is brave enough to go for help and save the day. This beautifully illustrated tale speaks to all shy little sheep who stand out from the crowd and aren't afraid to follow their dr...
Age Range: 4 - 8 years
Grade Level: Preschool - 3
Lexile Measure: 680L
Series: New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books (Awards)
Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens (October 1, 2005)
Product Dimensions: 9.7 x 0.4 x 12.1 inches
Amazon Rank: 134151
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Charlotte is brave, but she is also defiant, which I'm not totally into. She puts herself in dangerous situations (hitch-hiking with a stranger) that I'm not really into either. But the illustrations in this book are truly gorgeous! So we still read ...
itionA New York Times Best Illustrated bookReviews"Each dreamlike image is suffused with colors that are rich yet subdued a kind of Chagall-meets-Rothko mash-up that suggests sleepy-time happiness." -New York Times Book Review"The artwork . . . is both handsome and just a bit whimsical." -Booklist"Brave Charlotte is a wonderfully illustrated book. You'll think of Charlotte as smart and brave when the other sheep think she is silly for traveling to get help. A great read." -Book Review Café,About the AuthorAnu Stohner, born in Helsinki, Finland, is a freelance translator and author living in Munich, Germany.About the IllustratorHenrike Wilson was born in Cologne, Germany, and studied graphic design and painting there and in the U.S. She lives in Germany.