The Skipping Stone

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A viral The Skipping Stone Creat Kelly Lenihan am Ebook I m a book lover both to read

A viral The Skipping Stone Creat Kelly Lenihan am Ebook I m a book lover, both to read and to write Growing up, I was lucky enough to have parents who designated a room in the house as the den reserving one wall, floor to ceiling, for books and in so doing gifted me with a love of books that has stayed with me my entire life What I love most about books is being transported to other places, other times, other lives I can go on incredible adventures and meet amazing characters without ever leaving home To this day, I remain a voracious reader When I m not reading or writing, you might find me out outdoors with my camera, capturing digital images nature s bounty Never losing my penchant for writing, I ve been published in various magazines and enjoyed my own newspaper column for several years To this day, I am an avid blogger and have children s books in the works, as well as a couple cookbooks As a parent, I delighted in sharing my love of the magical world of books by reading aloud to my two boys Many nights, my younger son would place his tiny hand on mine while looking up with big, brown hope filled eyes, most likely as a stalling tactic and plead for one story how could any parent refuse So in the moment, I began making up stories The Skipping Stone along with Goober and Muffin are some of those stories and they remain beloved family favorites I hope you love them too.. Sometimes, when we truly hope and dream and wish really hard for something, it will come true the power of our imagination is a wondrous thing If you ve ever tossed a penny in the fountain or made a wish on the North Star, you know what I mean There are so many ways to make a wish, and sometimes we will discover yet one way from someone we meet along the way, likeSometimes, when we truly hope and dream and wish really hard for something, it will come true the power of our imagination is a wondrous thing If you ve ever tossed a penny in the fountain or made a wish on the North Star, you know what I mean There are so many ways to make a wish, and sometimes we will discover yet one way from someone we meet along the way, like Nick in The Skipping Stone Nick is an ordinary little boy fervently yearning for something extraordinary to happen One day, on a family outing, his dream comes true in a rather unusual way When Nick s wishful thinking finally pays off, could it be that he ends up with a special memento to remind him of his extraordinary day This very special edition of The Skipping Stone contains two bonus sections in the back of the book, Did You Know and How to Skip Stones Learn some fun facts about stone skipping as well as pointers on technique and how to choose the best rocks.A charming story beautifully brought to life with colorful illustrations, The Skipping Stone is just right for wee ones who love being read aloud to and for children just learning how to read, ages 0 7 Story by Kelly Lenihan, illustrations by Oona Risling Sholl and Naomi Bardoff.. Popular Ebook The Skipping Stone Received this book as a Good Reads First Read book; received it this afternoon and my 3 year old granddaughter and I sat and read it as a bedtime story this evening. She so enjoyed listening to it as I read it out loud. She really enjoyed the colorful illustrations that go with the story as well. Very nicely done. Such a special 'tale' to tell. A little boy wanted to have an extraordinary day after feeling like his days are just ordinary. His Dad teaches him to skip rocks on the river. He feels like he can only get four or five skips, until he has to leave and he wants to do one more. He finds the perfect skipping stone and skips ten times. He was excited and happy. The story switches then to the rock, where a fish eats it then a bigger fish eats that fish etc. Until a huge fish is caught by a fisherman's net and taken to the market. There the little boys mom buys a fish for supper. And on the little boys plate when he cuts into his fish there is his special skipping stone! In the back of this book gives lesson on how to skip rocks on a river. And real life facts about skipping stones and the art of what it is. Neat additional information.
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    I m a book lover, both to read and to write Growing up, I was lucky enough to have parents who designated a room in the house as the den reserving one wall, floor to ceiling, for books and in so doing gifted me with a love of books that has stayed with me my entire life What I love most about books is being transported to other places, other times, other lives I can go on incredible adventures and meet amazing characters without ever leaving home To this day, I remain a voracious reader When I m not reading or writing, you might find me out outdoors with my camera, capturing digital images nature s bounty Never losing my penchant for writing, I ve been published in various magazines and enjoyed my own newspaper column for several years To this day, I am an avid blogger and have children s books in the works, as well as a couple cookbooks As a parent, I delighted in sharing my love of the magical world of books by reading aloud to my two boys Many nights, my younger son would place his tiny hand on mine while looking up with big, brown hope filled eyes, most likely as a stalling tactic and plead for one story how could any parent refuse So in the moment, I began making up stories The Skipping Stone along with Goober and Muffin are some of those stories and they remain beloved family favorites I hope you love them too.

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  • Received this book as a Good Reads First Read book received it this afternoon and my 3 year old granddaughter and I sat and read it as a bedtime story this evening She so enjoyed listening to it as I read it out loud She really enjoyed the colorful illustrations that go with the story as well Very nicely done Such a special tale to tell A little boy wanted to have an extraordinary day after feeling like his days are just ordinary His Dad teaches him to skip rocks on the river He feels like he ca [...]


  • I was fortunate enough to receive a copy of The Skipping Stone as a first reads winner.A lovely story about wanting wishing for something special Beautifully illustrated with pictures that look like watercolors.




  • I received the Skipping Stone as part of a Giveaway The Giveaway listed the hardcover special edition as the book to be won, but I only received the paperback non special edition version.The story is cute and simple Nick is a bored little boy who feels that nothing exciting ever happens to him When he visits the beach he finds a special smooth stone that he skips multiple times across the water Although Nick thinks he has lost the stone forever, a few amazing events happen and Nick discovers tha [...]


  • This book is very special to me I made up the story when my son was four years old and told it to him over and over again at bedtime He is now 25 To finally have this beloved story published with such vibrant, gorgeous illustrations is such an honor.


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