Oscar-Winning Animated Short

Here’s a link to watch the animated short film which won the Oscar this year – The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore. A wordless hymn to the romance of books, with a distinct nod to Buster Keaton.


The Wind Blew


The Wind Blew

by Pat Hutchins

Simon & Schuster, 1974

28 pp.

Age: 2+

Interests: wind, weather

Other books by this author: Rosie’s Walk, Don’t Forget the Bacon!, The Doorbell Rang, The Surprise Party, Clocks and More Clocks


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