Milkweed Editions

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2008 Batchelder Award honors VIZ Media for "Brave Story"
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Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 19:00
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for The Cat: Or, How I Lost Eternity, written by Jutta Richter, with illustrations by Rotraut Susanne Berner, and translated from the German by Anna Brailovsky
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This book is a timeless fable featuring willful young Christine's attempts to understand the nature of true learning and friendship. After imagining encounters with a persistent, sassy, mysterious cat, she discovers she can choose to act on behalf of others. Child-friendly exchanges created by a celebrated German children's book writer are accompanied by sophisticated artwork in an exceptionally handsome little volume.

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 - 04:50
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Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 08:35
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