Join Yoshio on his journey through the hustle and bustle of Tokyo to find the most beautiful sound of all: silence. Afterword with glossary. Artist’s note. Full-color illustrations were drawn in pen, scanned, and colored digitally.
The Sound of SilenceBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780316203371 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Little, Brown Page Count: 40 Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.9, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.3, Points: 1 Lexile: Level: AD700L Awards & Honors: The Kirkus Prize 2016 Nominee, Young Readers
Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Picture Books
National Public Radio’s Guide to 2016 Great Reads
Charlotte Zolotow, 2017 Highly Commended
ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Middle Readers
2017 Capitol Choices, Zero to Seven
Parents’ Choice Award Winner: Picture Book, Gold
Children’s Literature Assembly, 2017 Notable Children’s Books in the Language Arts Award
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