A boy in Brooklyn receives a package from Iran. When he opens up the mysterious bottle that lies within, a great wind transports him over the oceans and mountains, straight into the arms of his grandfather. Despite being separated by politics and geography, the boy and his Baba Bazorg can share an extraordinary gift, the bond of their love.
داستان عصر ماست! بیوفایی ها ما پدرمادرهای جوون در حق پدرمادرهای پیرمون و محروم موندن بچه هامون از محبت پدربزرگ ها و مادربزرگها
تصویرگریش یکمقدار شلوغ و درهم بود آنقدر که تا کتاب رو دستم گرفتم و اتفاقی یکی از صفحاتش رو باز کردم گفتم چقدر توهم توهمه! نکته قابل توجه این کتاب برام این بود که داستان بین یک پدربزگ ایرانی و نوه اش که در کشور دیگه ای زندگی میکنه اتفاق می افته. پسربچه ای که یکروز یه بطری از ایرا ...more
Mystery Bottle, written and illustrated by Kristen Balouch, is a sweet story of a young boy who receives a package in the mail from his grandfather in Iran. The bottle is filled with Iranian air mixed with Baba Bazorg's love, so whenever the boy misses him he can open the bottle and be hit with a wave of love. I really like how the author gave a little back story at the end of the book. From colorful illustratio ...more
I understand the sentiment behind this book, but it's still rather strange. Basically, a little boy gets a package with a bottle in it and then he opens the bottle and a wind comes out of the bottle and blows him all the way across the sea, over mountains. He flies to the city where his father was born, to his grandfather's house, and then to his grandfather's arms. He has tea with his grandfather and asks him questions, and then afterwards they go up to t ...more
This story was very simple and had beautiful illustrations.
I would use this book as a simple reading in the class.