In this magical picture book, a young boy visits his nana and is frightened by the noise and crowds in the city where she lives. Then Nana makes him a special cape to help him be brave, and soon the city's everyday sights and sounds are not scary, but wonderful. Full color.
Age Range: From 4 to 7
Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
Publisher: Clarion Books, September 2014
Product Dimensions: 9.2 L × 9.1 W × 0.4 H
Publisher Marketing: Publisher Marketing:A 2015 Caldecott Honor BookIn thismagical picture book, a young boyspends an overnight visit withhis nana and is frightened to find that the city where she lives is filled with noise and crowds and scary things. But then Nana makes him a special cape to help him be brave, andsoon the everydaysights, sounds, and smells of the city are not scary but wonderful.The succinct text is paired with watercolor illustrations that capture all the vitality, energy, andbeauty of the city.
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