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Grayboy

3.0 of 5 stars 3.00  ·  rating details  ·  4 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Celebrate the beauty and wonder of summer by the bay.

"It is almost summer. The bay is calm, just brushed in the middle by an offshore wind. A family of swans glides by. Seagulls squawk and circle above the water-all but one gray."

During one idyllic summer at the beach, two children befriend an injured seagull and name him "Grayboy." The children's days are filled with swim
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Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 1st 2002 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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Matthew
This book was a bit depressing. I mean, it really didn't cheer me up at all, but it was a well told story all the same. Just because a story is a bit of a downer doesn't mean that it hasn't been done well. The story is a bit lengthier than most picture books, and since the book deals in death, the content should be read by someone who can handle that subject. Otherwise, it's a story worth a look.
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Chorao was born as Ann McKay Sproat in Elkhart, Indiana, United States, into a middle-class, suburban family. She loved and was encouraged to draw at a young age. She attended Laurel School in Shaker Heights, OH. Chorao went to Wheaton College, where in 1958 she earned a Bachelor of Arts in art history. After that, Chorao pursued her graduate study at Chelsea School of Art from 1958 to 1959.

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