by Gaia Cornwall, Illustrated by Gaia Cornwall
Publication Date: Sep 08, 2020
List Price: $16.99
Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
Target Age Group: Picture Book
Imprint: Candlewick Press
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Parent Company: Candlewick Press
Jabari is inventing a machine that will fly all the way across the yard! But making it go from CRASH to WHOOSH will take grit, patience, and maybe even a little help from his sister.
Jabari is making a flying machine in his backyard! “It’ll be easy. I don’t need any help,” he declares. But it doesn’t work! Jabari is frustrated. Good thing Dad is there for a pep talk and his little sister, Nika, is there to assist, fairy wings and all. With the endearing father-child dynamic of Jabari Jumps and engaging mixed-media illustrations, Gaia Cornwall’s tale shows that through perseverance and flexibility, an inventive thought can become a brilliant reality.
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