A very late story

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Have you ever opened a book, only to discover that the characters inside already know they re inside of one? All that s left for them to do now is wait for the story to arrive, but it s certainly taking its time in getting here.

StatementMarianna Coppo
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26975772M
ISBN 101911171666
ISBN 139781911171669

While reading through Marianna Coppo's 'A Very Late Story', two iconic books came to mind: Mo Willem’s 'Elephant and Piggy' series and Crocket Johnson's classic 'Harold And The Purple Crayon'.

Both were blockbusters and with good reason, they have intrinsic entertainment value that keeps kids locked into the story wanting more/5(28). About A Very Late Story “ a head-spinning yet easygoing lesson in finding your own voice, and your own fun.”–The New York Times An offbeat story about adventure and creativity featuring a cast of quirky self aware picture book characters.

A muted but georgeous book about some very cute animals waiting for a story that is running very late.I think this would be a great one to discuss with a child, letting them imagine a story /5.

“ a head-spinning yet easygoing lesson in finding your own voice, and your own fun.”–The New York TimesAn offbeat story about adventure and creativity featuring a cast of quirky self aware picture book you ever opened Brand: Nobrow Ltd.

On the A very late story book next double-page spread, five vaguely animallike characters in solid colors appear. Although no one knows “how they got there,” or even why, four of the five characters assume that the otherwise empty page means that they are in a book and that they need to wait for a story to begin.

They’re puzzled. “I think we’re in a book,” one ventures. View Full Version of » BEST BOOKS. AUTHORS. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY ADVERTISEMENT.

A Very Late Story. This cleverly self-aware picture book introduces a charming cast of characters illustrated in Marianna Coppo’s quirky and delicate style. Young readers will learn that instead of waiting around for their own stories to happen, they should go out into the world and create their own.

Be the first to review “A Very Late Story” Cancel Price: $ A Very Late Story Marianna Coppo. A blank page, five odd characters, a few words, and lots of humour. These are the ingredients of this brilliant story in which the only missing piece is the story itself. When the characters appear on the blank page and realize they are inside of a book, all they can do is wait for the story to arrive.

While reading through Marianna Coppo's 'A Very Late Story', two iconic books came to mind: Mo Willem’s 'Elephant and Piggy' series and Crocket Johnson's classic 'Harold And The Purple Crayon'. Both were blockbusters and with good reason, they have intrinsic entertainment value that keeps kids locked into the story wanting more/5.

Stephen Dixon was a novelist and short story author who published hundreds of stories in an incredible list of literary journals.

Dixon was nominated for the National Book Award twice--in for Frog and in for Interstate--and his writing also earned him a Guggenheim Fellowship, the American Academy Institute of Arts and Letters Prize for Fiction, the O.

Henry Award, and the Pushcart Prize/5. Get this from a library. A very late story. [Marianna Coppo] -- "This playful tale features some very patient creatures all waiting for their story and one not-so-patient bunny who decides to create its own!"--Back cover.

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But as time moves on, it becomes evident that the story is running very late (‘Sigh. In the old days stories used to arrive on time’).

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Finally, an impatient pink rabbit with a satchel of colouring pencils takes things into its own hands and the true story begins to unfold. What the story lacks in words is certainly made up for with. All that’s left for them to do now is wait for the story to arrive, but it’s certainly taking its time in getting here This cleverly self-aware picture book introduces a charming cast of characters illustrated in Marianna Coppo’s quirky and delicate : $ Short Story “If you are late again Destiny you will be in very big trouble”.

It’s now am and school starts at am and she was only at Cedarwood Station. There were still six more stations to go. She kept remembering Mr Fartasky’s warning and the thought of what kind of trouble she would be in makes her shiver with uncertainty.

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