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Legend | Legend

tammy-yee's picture
Jul.05.2011
Written by Ellie Crowe, Illustrated by Tammy Yee   Award-winning writer Ellie Crowe recounts the harrowing tale of Kaulula'au, a real-life mischiefmaker who is banished to Lana'i, the "island of ghosts," more than five centuries ago. Through bravery and determination, he tricks...
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Jun.04.2010
In my award-winning fiction picture book How the Moon Regained Her Shape (Sylvan Dell, hardback 2006, paperback 2007), the sun bullies the moon, and the moon's feelings are so badly hurt that she shrinks.  The moon turns to a comet and her friends on earth, who comfort her, and she regains her full...