Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny by John Himmelman
  

Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny

Written by John Himmelman
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny by John Himmelman

Features Isabel, the best bunjitsu artist in her class! With a fearless and intrepid attitude, she can throw farther, kick higher, and hit harder than any bunny else. But her strongest weapon is her mind.

Reviews

* Cleverly wrapped in an entertaining package, the zen-type morals are edifying but not preachy and serve to genuinely enrich the stories. - The Horn Book, STARRED REVIEW *Cleverly wrapped in an entertaining package, the zen-type morals are edifying but not preachy and serve to genuinely enrich the stories. --The Horn Book, STARRED REVIEW Himmelman simplifies his picture-book style with calligraphic black lines and delivers a series of Zen lessons touched with gentle humor. --Kirkus Reviews Himmelman tells delightful short stories about a little bunny named Isabel, who is mighty in spirit . . . makes for a good read-aloud. --School Library Journal Spare ink illustrations appear on every page, skillfully balancing humor, bunjitsu action, and understated grace. Like Isabel herself, this one's a winner in unexpected ways. --Publishers Weekly *Cleverly wrapped in an entertaining package, the zen-type morals are edifying but not preachy and serve to genuinely enrich the stories. The Horn Book, STARRED REVIEW Himmelman simplifies his picture-book style with calligraphic black lines and delivers a series of Zen lessons touched with gentle humor. Kirkus Reviews Himmelman tells delightful short stories about a little bunny named Isabel, who is mighty in spirit . . . makes for a good read-aloud. School Library Journal Spare ink illustrations appear on every page, skillfully balancing humor, bunjitsu action, and understated grace. Like Isabel herself, this one's a winner in unexpected ways. Publishers Weekly *Cleverly wrapped in an entertaining package, the zen-type morals are edifying but not preachy and serve to genuinely enrich the stories. The Horn Book, STARRED REVIEW Himmelman simplifies his picture-book style with calligraphic black lines and delivers a series of Zen lessons touched with gentle humor. Kirkus Reviews Himmelman tells delightful short stories about a little bunny named Isabel, who is mighty in spirit . . . makes for a good read-aloud. School Library Journal Spare ink illustrations appear on every page, skillfully balancing humor, bunjitsu action, and understated grace. Like Isabel herself, this one's a winner in unexpected ways. Publishers Weekly

Himmelman simplifies his picture-book style with calligraphic black lines and delivers a series of Zen lessons touched with gentle humor. - Kirkus Reviews Himmelman tells delightful short stories about a little bunny named Isabel, who is mighty in spirit . . . makes for a good read-aloud. - School Library Journal Spare ink illustrations appear on every page, skillfully balancing humor, bunjitsu action, and understated grace. Like Isabel herself, this one's a winner in unexpected ways. - Publishers Weekly Praise for KATIE LOVES THE KITTENS: Children's Choice Book Award FinalistJunior Library Guild Selection* Katie is the very picture of openheartedness, confusion and contrition, and readers will root for her from the very first page. -- Publishers Weekly, starred reviewPraise for KATIE AND THE PUPPY NEXT DOOR: The right blend of humor and pathos. -- Booklist Praise for CHICKENS TO THE RESCUE: * The details in each rescue scene will have everyone laughing. -- School Library Journal, starred reviewPraise for PIGS TO THE RESCUE: * Himmelman's expressively comedic illustrations keep it as funny as ever. -- Publishers Weekly, starred reviewPraise for COWS TO THE RESCUE: This expressive and determined herd of cows should have readers laughing until the you-know-whats come home. -- Publishers Weekly Praise for Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny

About the Author

John Himmelman is the author and illustrator of more than seventy-five books for children, including Chickens to the Rescue, Duck to the Rescue, Katie Loves the Kittens, and Katie and the Puppy Next Door. As a martial arts student and instructor, he has a lot of experience with the human version of bunjitsu. He lives in Connecticut with his artist wife, Betsy.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
128 pages

Author

John Himmelman
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Publisher

Henry Holt & Company Inc

Publication date

10th November 2014

ISBN

9780805099706


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