WYPRAWA ŚLIMAKA DO GRODU KRAKA (A snail’s trip to the city of Kr


Country: POLAND

Title: WYPRAWA ŚLIMAKA DO GRODU KRAKA (A snail’s trip to the city of Krak)

Language: Polish

Bibliographic Information: Sudoł, Barbara. Wyprawa ślimaka do grodu Kraka. Illus. Andrzej Kłapyta. Kraków: Wydawnictwo Skrzat, 2008.

ISBN: 978-83-88642-56-2

One small snail is very bored with living on a field full of cabbages. He decides to go with the farmer to Krakow, the former capital city of Poland. He takes his friend, the ant, with him. They visit all the famous historical places in Krakow. They come back home full of experiences but convinced that there is no place like home.


Reason for choosing the book:
This picture book has been re-printed six times since 2001. It is very well-known among teachers, librarians, and critics. The author is one of the most famous Polish authors of children’s books. It is an interesting visual story, particularly for children who are “different” from their fellow students in one way or another.


Links to relevant sites:
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