Sweep Dreams

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (0.18 hours)
Product Number: Z10225
Released: Dec 01, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490663616
Narrator/s: Ed Sala
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Newbery Medalist Nancy Willard is the author of many award-winning children's books. In this lyrical story, a man falls in love with a broom and they dance through the sky together-until one night the broom is stolen from its home. Someone else wants the powers of the broom for himself. Will the man be able to find his beloved broom and dance once again?

Author(s): Nancy Willard


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Sweep Dreams
Product Number: BX00034894
Product Number:Z10225
Product Number:C3393

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Author(s): Nancy Willard
Narrator(s): Ed Sala
Product Number C3393
Released: Aug 04, 2005
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781419355172
Teacher's Guide
Author(s): Nancy Willard
Product Number 44123
Released: Jul 20, 2005
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781419350306

Professional reviews

"Ed Sala's stolid narration brings this fantasy about a lonely man and his broom comfortably to earth. During a visit to a country store, a man admires a captivating handmade broom and buys it. When he discovers the broom can dance, he falls in love with it. Trouble begins when the broom is coveted by another and stolen. A bittersweet ending leaves listeners musing. Except for the sibilant sweep of the broom, Sala relates the story unadorned. His delivery works well to ground what could otherwise be too flighty a tale. His avuncular tones invite listeners to create their own meaning for this unusual story, uninfluenced by a subjective reading. E.B.A. (c) AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine"

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