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Windblown

Written by Édouard Manceau | April 2013
Windblown
OwlKids | April 2013

Where did all these pieces of paper come from? Who do they belong to?

The chicken is sure that they belong to him, but so is the fish, and so is the bird, and the snail, and the frog… Using the same small scraps of paper over and over again to create a new animal on each page, Édouard Manceau has created a timeless cumulative tale that will delight and enchant children as they try to figure out just who the pieces of paper do belong to…

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Article originally published by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States on frenchculture.org.

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