The Boy and the North Wind

A Tale from Norway

From the Series Tales of Honor

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

In Norway, the cold winds blow from the north. But when the wind blows away the flour carried by the baker’s young son, he sets out on a journey to insist it be returned. Themes: perseverance, intelligence.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-936163-88-5
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction
Copyright 2014
Publisher Red Chair Press
Imprint Red Chair Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-08-01
BISACS JUV012020, JUV030050, JUV012040
Dewey 398.2
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 570
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 3.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 159756
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Glossary

Illustrator: Laura Jacobsen

Laura Jacobsen has been drawing, painting, and doodling her whole life. Her work has appeared in many kids' magazines and books. Laura's two dogs, Hopper and Lucy, keep her company in her Gilbert, Arizona, studio.

Author: Suzanne Barchers

Suzanne I. Barchers, Ed.D., began a career in writing and publishing after fifteen years as a teacher. She has written over 100 children's books, two college textbooks, and more than 20 reader's theater and teacher resource books. She previously held editorial roles at Weekly Reader and LeapFrog and is on the PBS Kids Media Advisory Board for the next generation of children's programming. Suzanne also plays the flute professionally—and for fun—from her home in Stanford, California. Suzanne is the author of Problem Solved! Readers and can be found online at www.suzannebarchers.com.