Nasreddine by Odile Weulersse
  

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Nasreddine by Odile Weulersse

It's time to go to market, so Nasreddine loads up the donkey and sets off with his father. But when onlookers criticize his father for riding while Nasreddine walks, the boy is ashamed. The following week, Nasreddine persuades his father to walk, and let him ride -- but then people criticize the boy for making his father walk! No matter what Nasreddine tries, it seems that someone always finds something to disapprove of. Nasreddine is a legendary character popular in stories told throughout the Middle East, and this clever story will bring him to a new audience. Accompanied by stunning artwork, this tale offers a gentle reminder to readers that it isn't always necessary to listen to the world's criticisms.

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AWARDS and RECOGNITIONS 2014 Paterson Prize Honor Book Society of Illustrators,

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Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Odile Weulersse
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Publisher

William B Eerdmans Publishing Co

Publication date

26th March 2013

ISBN

9780802854162


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