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Written by Dori Kleber
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ISBN-13: 9780763668198
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author: Dori Kleber
illustrator: G. Brian Karas

Joey loves things that fold: maps, beds, accordions, you name it. When a visiting mother of a classmate turns a plain piece of paper into a beautiful origami crane, his eyes pop. Maybe he can learn origami, too. Itís going to take practice ó on his homework, the newspaper, the thirty-eight dollars in his motherís purse . . . Enough! No more folding! But how can Joey become an origami master if heís not allowed to practice? Is there anywhere that he can hone the skill that makes him happy ó and maybe even make a new friend while heís at it?

A creative young boy with a passion for practicing origami finds a surprising source of encouragement on his diverse city block.
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Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
4 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
40 / 8 15/16" x 8 15/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 3
Art; Lifestyles; Social Themes;
author’s comments:
Dori Kleber was an award-winning journalist and business writer before she began writing children's books. More-igami is her picture-book debut. She lives just outside Atlanta.
illustrator’s comments:
G. Brian Karas has illustrated more than ninety childrenís books, including two books about Ant and Honey Bee by Megan McDonald, Tap Tap Boom Boom by Elizabeth Bluemle, and the New York Times Best Illustrated Childrenís Book Are You Going to Be Good? by Cari Best. G. Brian Karas lives in the Hudson Valley of New York.
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