The White Stone in the Castle Wall by Sheldon Oberman

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Published by Tundra Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Sir,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Picturebooks,
  • Work,
  • Pellatt, Henry Mill,,
  • Building stones,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Historical / General,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsLes Tait (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8200015M
ISBN 100887763332
ISBN 109780887763335

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Sheldon’s fascination with the single white stone in the wall around historic Casa Loma in Toronto led to his wonderful children’s book, The White Stone in the Castle Wall.

This book was a finalist for the Ruth Schwartz Children’s Literature Award, the McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award, and the Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian.

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