The Quiltmaker's Gift

Item# 9780439309103
$19.49
Experience the heartwarming tale of The Quiltmaker's Gift, where a wise quiltmaker gives her beautiful quilts only to those in need. When a king desires one, she challenges him to... Read more

Experience the heartwarming tale of The Quiltmaker's Gift, where a wise quiltmaker gives her beautiful quilts only to those in need. When a king desires one, she challenges him to give away all his possessions. As he does, he discovers the joy of generosity. This story, beloved by readers young and old, teaches important values. The commemorative edition includes a Quiltmaker's Gift Box for children to create their own quilts.

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Description

In this enchanting original folktale, a wise quiltmaker creates the most beautiful quilts in the world but gives them only to those in need. When a dissatisfied king demands a quilt, she sets him a challenge: to give away all he owns. As the king gives away his possessions, he discovers the joy of generosity. When he has nothing left, the quiltmaker gives him a quilt, showing him that true wealth comes from giving. This heartwarming tale has touched readers of all ages, earning awards and a place on the PW bestseller list. The detailed illustrations feature lovingly rendered quilt patterns, and this commemorative edition includes a special Quiltmaker's Gift Box with quilting fabric, instructions, and tips for young quiltmakers to create their own beautiful quilts, following the quiltmaker's example.

Information

Subject: Electives

Grade: Preschool-Grade 2

Brand: Scholastic Trade

Publisher Date: 03/01/2001

Author: Jeff Brumbeau & Gail De Marcken(Illustrator)

Dimensions: 10.00 x 9.50

UPC: 9780439309103

Ages: 3-8

Pages: 56