By Ashley Bryan

loved storyteller and writer Ashley Bryan unearths the colourful spirit of chanced on gadgets during this fantastic treasury of poetry and puppets.

Little Cranberry Island. It’s a small island, with fewer than 100 population, yet it’s bought greater than its proportion of treasures—including the really good Ashley Bryan himself, a world-renowned storyteller and writer of such classics as All evening, All Day and Beautiful Blackbird. day-by-day, for many years, Ashley has walked up and down the seashore, preventing to select up sea glass, weathered bones, a tangle of fishing internet, an empty bottle, a doorknob. Treasure.

And then, with glue and thread and paint and a sprinkling of African folklore, Ashley breathes new existence into those fabrics. Others could think about it seashore junk, yet Ashley sees worlds of possibilities.

Ashley Bryan’s two-foot-tall hand puppets swell with character and sweetness, and during this majestic assortment they make their literary debut, every one with a poem that tells in their construction and additional enlivens their spirit.

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