Me and You and the Red Canoe

Author: 
Jean E Pendziwol, Phil
Format: 
New
ISBN: 
978-1-55498-847-1
Imprint: 
Groundwood Books
Binding: 
Hardcover

In the stillness of a summer dawn, two siblings leave their campsite with fishing rods, tackle and bait, and push a red canoe into the lake. A perfect morning on the water unfolds, with thrilling glimpses of wildlife along the way.

The narrator describes the experience vividly. Trailing a lure through the blue-green depths, the siblings paddle around a point, spotting a moose in the shallows, a beaver swimming towards its home and an eagle returning to its nest. Suddenly there is a sharp tug and the rod bends to meet the water. A few heart-stopping moments later, the pair pull a silvery trout from the water, then paddle back to the campsite to fry up a delicious breakfast.

The poetic text is accompanied by stunningly beautiful paintings rendered on wood panels that give a nostalgic feeling to the story.

Sports & Recreation
Camping & Outdoor Activities
Juvenile Fiction
Nature & the Natural World

Publication Date: August 1, 2017
32 Pages

$18.95
Me and You and the Red Canoe
Me and You and the Red Canoe