qKroll's story of an interracial, intergenerational friendship comes alive inClouse's full-color, cut-paper collages, the perfect medium for the storyq.--Booklist.In the sizzling heat of summer, eight-year-old Janetta Jackson discovers the captivating art of origami in the cool shadow of ... hands of Janettaa#39;s neighbor, Mrs. Tsujimoto, leap green paper frogs, cranes, cats, big-clawed crabs, swallows with forked tails, ... in admiration and grows into an equal business partnership, with Mrs. Tsujimoto as the mind and Janetta as the fingers. ... At the end of the the story are Mrs. Tsujimotoa#39;s easy- to-follow directions for making your own pink paper swan.
|Title||:||Pink Paper Swans|
|Author||:||Virginia L. Kroll, Nancy L. Clouse|
|Publisher||:||Eerdmans Young Readers - 1994|