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14 Cows for America
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"...a lovely picture book...beautifully evocative..." .The New York Times

"...moving and dramatically illustrated..." .The Wall Street Journal

"Rarely do books for children address the bridging of cultural difference on a grand scale." .Newsday

"An extraordinary true story of generosity, compassion and hope, 14 Cows for America is rich on multiple levels for young and old alike." .Books to Borrow, Books to Buy

" .Library Media Connexion, * STARRED REVIEW *

"A moving tale of compassion and generosity." .Publishers Weekly

"...elegant sentences...The suspenseful pace is especially striking when surrounded by Gonzalez's exquisite coloured pencil and pastel illustrations. The colours of Kenya explode off the page..." .School Library Journal, * STARRED REVIEW *

"...gentle yet piercing present-tense prose...A stirring, heartwarming tale that made headlines when it happened-and is now, thankfully, preserved on the page for children." .Kirkus Reviews

"...the words and the glowing mixed-media illustrations show empathy and connexions across communities..." .Booklist

"...an unforgettable book." .Young Adult (& Kids) Book Central

"...it could generate some excellent discussion in classrooms and families." .The Huffington Post

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"Elegant sentences... The suspenseful pace is especially striking when surrounded by Gonzalez's exquisite colored pencil and pastel illustrations. The colors of Kenya explode off the page." "A stirring, heartwarming tale that made headlines when it happened - and is now, thankfully, preserved on the page for children." "The words and the glowing mixed-media illustrations show empathy and connections across communities" "A moving tale of compassion and generosity."

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