Ming Lo and his wife love their house, but not the mountain that overshadows it, so Ming Lo undertakes to move the mountain. We’d love your help. What people are saying - Write a review. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Rocks fall through their roof. recibirá el nro de seguimiento a los pocos dias de la compra. There is a fable-feel to the story. And it is always raining. Tonight, while still studying China with Beautiful Feet Books Around the World with Picture Books Volume 1 we read, 1. "Husband," says Ming Lo's wife, "you must move the mountain so that we may enjoy our house in peace." This book is a gem! Ming Lo Moves the Mountain is a children's picture book by Arnold Lobel, published in 1982. Ming Lo's wife is angry. Clouds formed on the top of the mountain. The wind blew the cakes and bread away. They seek help from the wise man in the village to which he instructs them to find a tree and push it up against the mountain to move it. But how can a man as small as Ming Lo move something as large as a mountain? And it is always raining. Ming Lo Moves the Mountain: Lobel, Arnold: Amazon.sg: Books. The roof was full of holes. enough to move a mountain. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate 2010-02-22 16:41:27 Boxid IA108808 Boxid_2 CH120121030-BL1 Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City New York Donor alibris External-identifier urn:oclc:record:1036707073 An ALA Notable Book. vendemos libros nuevos desde hace muchos años. LibraryThing Review User Review - wichitafriendsschool - LibraryThing. The couple live beside a big mountain which causes them no end of trouble. Recommended For: All Ages. I think this should be renamed. They seek help from the wise man in the village to which he instructs them to find a tree and push it up against the mountain to move it. The tone of the story and the look of the book are as inseparable as Ming and the Mrs.: restrained and amusing, a measured dance to the accompaniment of gentle laughter". Hook Your Students . The couple live beside a big mountain which causes them no end of trouble. I don't... nobody is this stupid, really, not even the youngest child reader. We enjoyed this very simple story about a man and wife who wish they didn't live directly under the rainy mountain and wanted the mountain moved. A wise man tells Ming Lo how to move the mountain away from his house. A wise man tells Ming Lo how to move the mountain away from his house. "Husband," says Ming Lo's wife, "you must move the mountain so that we may enjoy our house in peace." But the plots of this book are ups and downs. Lobel’s illustrations depicts life in rural China and the tale’s repetition of words and concern adds amusement as Ming Lo returns frequently to the wise man for assistance on how to move the mountain. These are the problems the mountain poses: rocks break loose from the cliffs and the roof is full of holes; the rain falls through the holes; the mountain hides the sun and in its shadow the flowers and vegetables grow thin and sparse. This book is no exception. The couple live beside a big mountain which causes them no end of trouble. amplia experiencia en el mercado del libro y los comics. people wanting kids to learn traditional values. Author: Arnold Lobel. So Ming Lo's wife demands that he move the mountain and sends him to the wise man for advice. Ming Lo Moves the Mountain By Arnold Lobel Ming Lo and his wife lived in a house at the bottom of a large mountain. Ming Lo moves the mountain This edition was published in 1982 by Scholastic Inc. in New York. But how can a man as small as Ming Lo move something as big as a mountain? A mountain towers over the little house where Ming Lo and his wife live, blocking sunlight and attracting rain. "Husband," says Ming Lo's wife, "you must move the mountain so that we may enjoy our house in peace." And it is always raining. First Sentence "Ming Lo and his wife lived in a house at the bottom of a large mountain." Lobel is known for writing children’s books that tell a story using precise details and images and word play that appeals to the audience. They asked for help from a wise man, who helped them with their problem. They loved their house, but they did not love the mountain. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. No. Several problems. But how was a man as small as Ming Lo able to move a whole mountain? August 26th 1993 When they attempt this, the tree breaks in half. The two continue to seek council from the wise man and follow whatever he instructs them to do. They love their house but are unhappy because the mountain has falling rocks that put holes in their roof and creates shade that won’t enable them to grow things in their garden. 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