Sugar and snails by Sarah Tsiang

Cover of: Sugar and snails | Sarah Tsiang

Published by Annick Press in Ontario .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Boys and men,
  • Fiction,
  • Families,
  • Self-esteem

About the Edition

Who says that little girls are made of sugar and spice and everything nice? Or that boys are made of frogs and snails and puppy dog tails? What if girls were made of boats and snails and dinosaur tails? And little boys of flowers and swings and bumblebee wings?

Edition Notes

PK1 Childrens Plus, Inc.

Book details

StatementSarah Tsiang ; illustrated by Sonja Wimmer
ContributionsWimmer, Sonja, ill
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26949219M
ISBN 10177321005X
ISBN 109781773210056

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The depth of the characters and the intricate problems that they face will provide so many discussion points. Now that I know the twist, I am excited to reread Sugar and Snails and to pick up on the many muted clues sprinkled throughout the text.

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Here’s a few versions (and a little history) about the classic children’s poem regarding the differences between boys and girls.

Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice, of course. Click to download the pdf printable Black & White version What Little Girls are Made of Pdf. Snips and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails.

‘Sugar and Snails’ is quite an emotional book that deals with tough and often taboo subjects including self harm and psychological issues relating to gender.

It is the story of a one woman’s forty five year journey to find, and make peace with herself. Di. Sugar and Snails by Sarah Tsiang, Sonja Wimmer (Illustrator) Sarah Tsiang is an award-winning poet as well as a children's book author. creativity and exploration instead of gender a white-haired grandfather shares the well-known "sugar and spice" poem about what little girls and boys are made of, his grandchildren Brand: Annick Press, Limited.

Sugar and Snails takes the reader on a poignant journey from Diana's misfit childhood, through tortured adolescence to a triumphant mid-life coming-of-age that challenges preconceptions about bridging the gap between who we are and who we feel we ought to be.

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Sugar and Snails: This charming twist on a treasured children’s nursery rhyme is ideal for anyone willing to explore what they are made of. Imaginations soar and whimsical new verses prove that girls are more than sugar and spice and that boys can be made of 5/5. Sugar and Snails begins with an embroidered piece of stitchery with the old rhyme on it, and then page by page a grandfather unravels that saying for his grandchildren after the boy wonders about sweet boys such as himself.

The elderly man suggests a myriad of things boys and girls could be as he pretends to recall how the rhyme goes. But as he suggests things, the. Via Amazon. Title: Sugar and Snails Author: Anne Goodwin Genre: Literary fiction How I got the book: The author gave me a free copy in exchange for an honest review Summary (from Amazon): The past lingers on, etched beneath our skin At fifteen, Diana Dodsworth took the opportunity to radically alter the trajectory of her life, and escape the constraints of her.

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It has a Roud Folk Song Index number of The author of the rhyme is uncertain, but may be English poet Robert Southey (–).Published: c. 33 thoughts on “ Sugar and Snails: On friendship, fact and fiction ” Anne Goodwin (Annecdotist) at pm.

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