Roxaboxen (Prebound)

Roxaboxen By Alice McLerran, Barbara Cooney (Illustrator) Cover Image

Roxaboxen (Prebound)

By Alice McLerran, Barbara Cooney (Illustrator)


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Marian called it Roxaboxen. (She always knew the name of everything.) There across the road, it looked like any rocky hill -- nothing but sand and rocks, some old wooden boxes, cactus and greasewood and thorny ocotillo -- but it was a special place: a sparkling world of jeweled homes, streets edged with the whitest stones, and two ice cream shops. Come with us there, where all you need to gallop fast and free is a long stick and a soaring imagination.

In glowing desert hues, artist Barbara Cooney has caught the magic of Alice McLerran's treasured land of Roxaboxen -- a place that really was, and, once you've been there, always is.

Product Details ISBN: 9780780722675
ISBN-10: 0780722671
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Publication Date: April 13th, 2004
Pages: 26
Language: English