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A Promise Is Promise

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A Promise Is Promise

By Robert Munsch; Michael Kusugak; Vladyana Krykorka (Illustrator)

Annick Press, Hardcover, 9781550370096, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 1988

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Description

When Allashua disobeys her parents and goes fishing on the sea ice, she has to use her wits to escape and to further trick the Qallupilluit when she promises to bring her brothers and sisters back to them.

About the Classic Munsch series: Robert Munsch's award-winning books have become a staple on the bookshelves of families worldwide. His stories reflect the joys and challenges of everyday living, offering zany, yet utterly normal, experiences of family life. Munsch has sold over 40 million books in 20 countries and many languages, including French, Spanish, Arabic, and Chinese. Beginning with "Mud Puddle" in 1979, Munsch continued captivating children and adults with stories like "Thomas's Snowsuit," "David's Father," "I Have to Go ," and the classic "Love You Forever.



About the Author
Robert Munsch is the author of more than 25 books for children including "The Paper Bag Princes" and "Stephanie's Ponytail." He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and studied to be a Jesuit priest before deciding to work with children instead. He taught in a variety of nursery schools and daycare centers while he earned an MA in Early Childhood Education. In 1975, Munsch and his wife, Ann, moved to Guelph, Ontario. The Munschs have three children: Julie, Andrew, and Tyya (see them all in "Something Good!").
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