ISBN-10: 0670880590

ISBN-13: 978-0670880591

Publisher: Viking Children’s Books

Publication date: 2000

Awards & Honors:

SCBWI's Golden Kite Honor

Society of Illustrators' Original Art Show

"...Tumbling shapes and a confetti of dots fill the flattened space, and elephants, camels and onion domes set the desert scene. Balouch engages the eye with sparkling patterns and crisp, solid colors, and she gives her stylized characters the dramatic facial expressions of theatrical masks."


—publisher's weekly