The Tongue-Cut Sparrow

The Tongue-Cut Sparrow

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Parent’s Choice Award
NCSS-CBC Notable Children’s Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
IRA-CBC Children’s Choice
Child Study Association Children’s Books of the Year
CCBC Choice
Library of Congress Books for Children

Written by Momoko Ishii
Translated from Japanese by Katherine Paterson

A kind old man and his greedy wife pay separate visits to the tongue-cut sparrow and receive as gifts just what they deserve.

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