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Song of the swallows

Author: Leo Politi
Publisher: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, [1949] ©1948
Series: Caldecott Medal Book, 1950.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sad when the swallows leave for the winter, young Juan prepares to welcome them back to the old California Mission at Capistrano on St. Joseph's Day the next spring.
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Genre/Form: Caldecott Medal
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
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Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Politi, Leo, 1908-1996.
Song of the swallows.
New York, C. Scribner's Sons, ©1949
(OCoLC)609464146
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Politi
ISBN: 9780892369898 0892369892 0684188317 9780684188317 0684923092 9780684923093
OCLC Number: 217494
Awards: Caldecott Medal, 1950
Target Audience: AD690L
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, music ; 26 cm
Series Title: Caldecott Medal Book, 1950.
Responsibility: Leo Politi.
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Tells the story of the yearly return of the swallows to the Mission San Juan Capistrano through the eyes of a small child, Julian, the bell ringer of the Mission. This book includes the music and  Read more...

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