The Paper Bag Prince bicycles each morning to the city dump, where he feeds abandoned animals, finds recyclable items in the trash, and watches as nature tries to reclaim them. Then, one morning, the dump closes for good, and the Paper Bag Prince decides to make it his home. Beautiful pen-and-ink illustrations in full color.
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At last, Colin Thompson's highly acclaimed tribute to the rejuvenating power of nature is available in paperback! The Paper Bag Prince bicycles each morning to the town dump where he watches nature reclaim the polluted earth. When the dump is closed for good, he decides to make it his home.From the Back Cover:
"Wonderfully detailed illustrations highlight this environmental tale. It effectively portrays the tenacity of nature as well as the resilience of the human spirit"--School Library Journal
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Book Description Turtleback Books. Prebound. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0606117199I5N00