by Andersen Press, Distributed in the United States by Lerner Pub. Group in Minneapolis .
Written in English
In a land marked by endless fighting between knights and dragons, a mother gives her eager little boy a sunflower rather than the sword he requests, and when he wields it against a real dragon, new understanding begins.
|Statement||by Mark Sperring ; illustrated by Miriam Latimer|
|Contributions||Latimer, Miriam, ill|
|LC Classifications||PZ8.S4268 Sun 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010032954|
The sunflower sword. [Mark Sperring; Miriam Latimer] -- In a land marked by endless fighting between knights and dragons, a mother gives her eager little boy a sunflower rather than the sword he requests, and when he wields it against a real dragon, new. Instead, she gives him a sunflower, which whooshes and swooshes surprisingly well. Off he goes, to the top of Dragon Hill, where he slays three imaginary dragons with his sunflower sword. Just then, a real, fire-breathing dragon appears, and what happens next . The little knight wants a sword to whoosh and swoosh in the air. His mother gives him a sunflower instead. The sunflower sword whooshes and swooshes very well. "But," says the little knight, "it won't be any good for fighting dragons." Or will it? Description taken from A wannabe little knight is desperate to fight dragons with a trusty sword which he can whoosh and swoosh. But his mother has other ideas and instead of a shiny blade gives him a sunflower. Slightly disappointed, the little knight still goes off to the top of the hill to battle one or two imaginary dragons.
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Join Ms. Sarah as she reads "Sunflower Sword" by Mark Sperring. This book was read with permission from the publisher, Random House. Great Book Recommended for you. Get this from a library! The sunflower sword. [Mark Sperring; Miriam Latimer] -- "In a land filled with fire and smoke and endless fighting, where knights fight dragons, there lives a little knight who wants to be big like the others, and fight like the others, and have a sword. The Sword and the Sunflower is a work of fiction incorporating fantasy elements into real-world issues and was penned by author Mark Bradford. Utilizing the genre of magical realism, the work focuses on an alternate world where a grieving father takes on one last task as the assassin of a man he has never before met. When he discovers the truth of his assignment, the job sends him into . In a land filled with fire and smoke and endless fighting, where knights fight dragons, there lives a little knight who wants to be big like the others, and fight like the others, and have a sword like the his mother won't let d of a sword, she gives him a sunflower, which, as i.