Publication Date: August 2009
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Ko-hoh cracks through his eggshell and sees his father and mother for the first time. With the other chicks, he learns to swim and feed and finally to fly. But danger is always near. Will Ko-hoh escape the claws of a grizzly bear before he's old enough to migrate? Kristina Rodanas's stunning paintings harmonize with Jonathan London's lyrical text to portray the life cycle of a bird famous for its grace and beauty.
About the AuthorJonathan London is a poet and the author of many picture books, including"Gone Again Ptarmigan "and"Ollie's First Year" bothfrom University of Alaska Press, and theFroggyseries. He lives in Graton, California.
Kristina Rodanas has illustrated several picture books, including The Story of Blue Elk by Gerald Hausman and her own retelling of The Dragonfly's Tale, both for Clarion. She lives in Orleans, Massachusetts.