Crow Boy
published in 1976
1 Award


Appropriate age:
Older Kid (age 8-11)
Reading level:
Grade 3
Genres: Fiction, Realistic Fiction
Cultures: Japan, England, Europe, Asia Oceania, Americas
Subjects: School, Social Issues, Cats


"A shy mountain boy in Japan leaves his home at dawn and returns at sunset to go to the village school. Pictures and text of moving and harmonious simplicity."--Saturday Review. Caldecott Honor Book. Full-color illustrations.