Marvelous Cornelius



In New Orleans, There Lived A Man Who Saw The Streets As His Calling, And He Swept Them Clean He Danced Up One Avenue And Down Another And Everyone Danced Along The Old Ladies Whistled And Whirled The Old Men Hooted And Hollered The Barbers, Bead Twirlers, And Beignet Bakers Bounded Behind That One Man Parade But Then Came The Rising Mississippi And A Storm Greater Than Anyone Had Seen Before In This Heartwarming Book About A Real Garbage Man, Phil Bildner And John Parra Tell The Inspiring Story Of A Humble Man And The Heroic Difference He Made In The Aftermath Of Hurricane Katrina Plus, This Is A Fixed Format Version Of The Book, Which Looks Nearly Identical To The Print Version.Marvelous Cornelius

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Marvelous Cornelius book, this is one of the most wanted Phil Bildner author readers around the world.

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  • Hardcover
  • 44 pages
  • Marvelous Cornelius
  • Phil Bildner
  • English
  • 13 April 2018
  • 1452125783

10 thoughts on “Marvelous Cornelius

  1. says:

    Phil Bildner does it again This book shares the spirit of New Orleans before and after hurricane Katrina In this folk tale like story, Bildner tells the tale of real life trash collector Cornelius and amazing work ethic Filled with f...

  2. says:

    A great tool in introducing elements of folk tales Quote by MLK in the very beginning is a powerful launching into the life of Cornelius Washington Author s notes are valuable to share with students after reading Website...

  3. says:

    A beautifully told and illustrated story about a contemporary folk hero with an infectious, irrepressible spirit.

  4. says:

    Based on the real Cornelius Washington, a sanitation worker who worked and lived in New Orleans Hurricane Katrina Pair with Drowned City by Don Brown NF and Inside Out In The Middle of Nowhere Fic.

  5. says:

    For far too long water, water everywhere A gumbo of mush and mud Author Phil Bildner, introduces us to the sanitation worker Cornelius Washington He became a hero and symbolized the energy and spirit of New Orleans The story details how when Hurricane Katrina struck the city, New Orleans suffered destruction and desperation but fought through and rose again The author using alliteration, repetition, and exaggeration to emulate the American folk tradition There are plenty of elements to n For far too long water, water everywhere A gumbo of mush and mud Author Phil Bildner, introduces us to the sanitation worker Cornelius Washington He became a hero and symbolized the energy and spirit of New Orleans The story details how when Hurricane Katrin...

  6. says:

    As the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, bringing with it media coverage and reflections on the storm and its destruction, this is a lovely tribute to the resilience of New Orleans and its citizens Relying on the folk tale tradition to tell his story, the author introduces readers to Cornelius Washington, called Marvelous Cornelius in the story, a garbage collector who takes to heart Dr Martin Luther King, Jr s admonition that whatever job we do, we should do it well Marvelo As the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, bringing with it media coverage and reflections on the storm and its destruction, this is a lovely tribute to the resilience of New Orleans and its citizens Relying on the folk tale tradition to tell his story, the author introduces readers to Cornelius Washington, called Marvelous Cornelius in the story, a garbage collector who tak...

  7. says:

    The last week in August 2005 a nation, admittedly persons around the world, watched with growing alarm as a force of nature spun toward the southern edge of the United States On the 29th it reached landfall along the Gulf Coast Hurricane Katrina stretched some four hundred miles with sustained winds reaching between one hundred and one hundred forty miles per hour The loss of life, the loss of a way of living and personal property was catastrophic.One man, Cornelius Washington, in the wake of The last week in August 2005 a nation, admittedly persons around the world, watched with growing alarm as a force of nature spun toward the southern edge of the United States On the 29th it reached landfall along the Gulf Coast Hurricane Katri...

  8. says:

    Text 5 starsIllustrations 5 starsPicture book biography, stretched as a bit of a tall tale, based on the life of a sanitation worker in New Orleans Contrasts life in that city before, during, and after Hurricane Katrina Though it is mentioned in an author s note in the back of the book, I find it odd that the hurricane is not specifically named in the book s text But the text manages to say a lot in few words, and is enhanced through word play The illustration style evokes the spirit of Ne Text 5 starsIllustrations 5 starsPicture book biography, stretched as a bit ...

  9. says:

    Is there ever going to be a Chronicle picture book I just don t care for Well, not if it s a true story about a heroic and beloved garbageman in New Orleans 900 stars for paying tribute to a real champion, capturing the best city and providing the opportunity to yell Hootie Hoooooooo in storytime.

  10. says:

    This is a great book about a sanitation worker who worked with determination and style He waved to everyone he saw and would dance in the streets as he picked up the garbage He was devastated by Hurricane Katrina and how it ruined New Orleans...

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