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Quest / Aaron Becker.

Becker, Aaron, 1974- (author,, illustrator.).
Book Book (2014.)
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 28 cm
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2014.
14 of 17 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 17 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9780763665951
  • ISBN: 0763665959
  • Edition: First edition.
General Note: Second book in a trilogy that began with Journey.
Summary: In the Caldecott Honor-winning Journey, much of Becker's energy was devoted to the story's exquisite backdrops. Now, in the second wordless book of his planned trilogy, the focus is on his characters. On a rainy day in a city park, the girl who starred in Journey and the boy introduced at the end take refuge by a doorway under a bridge. To their surprise, a king emerges from the door just long enough to pass the two a map before soldiers apprehend him. Returning to the magical Pallonezia, they find the walled city in flames, under siege. Becker includes wonderfully evocative set pieces - a submerged city, a Mayan temple - as the pair follows the map to collect chalk markers in all the colors of the rainbow to free the king and save the city.
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Alternate Title: Quest : the journey continues

Citation:

Becker, Aaron. "Quest." Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2014.

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