Yashima, Tarō, 1908-

Seashore story / Taro Yashima. - New York : Viking Press, c1967. - [42] p. : col. ill. ; 24 x 28 cm.

Art techniques used: Colored pastel and watercolor. "Written and illustrated by Tarō Yashima."--Jacket.

Children hear an old Japanese story about a fisherman who rode on a turtle's back to a beautiful place under the sea, and then ask questions about the story.

Caldecott Honor Book, 1968.


Fishers--Juvenile fiction.
Adventure and adventurers.
Children--Conduct of life--Juvenile fiction.
Conduct of life--Juvenile fiction.
Imaginary places--Juvenile fiction.
Kindness--Juvenile fiction.
Magic--Juvenile fiction.
Storytelling--Juvenile fiction.
Time perception--Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels--Juvenile fiction.
Picture books.
Sea stories, Japanese.
Sea turtles--Juvenile fiction.
Students--Juvenile fiction.
Teachers--Juvenile fiction.

Japan--Juvenile fiction.

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