Book cover of Once There Was and Was Not.

Once There Was and Was Not

Based on a true story, this Armenian proverb unites young Artun and his two friends, Sarkis and Lazar, with one beautiful cow. As the trio learn about sharing, caring and responsibility, this modern folktale reminds us how small acts can change the world for the better.

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  • Grades 5-6
  • 8" x 10"
  • 36 pages
  • Written by Page McBrier
  • Illustrated by Stefano Vitale

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