The Three Questions

The Three Questions

Book - 2002 | First edition.
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Nikolai asks his animal friends to help him answer three important questions: "When is the best time to do things?" "Who is the most important?" and "What is the right thing to do?"
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2002.
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2002
ISBN: 9780439199964
Branch Call Number: MUTH
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 26 x 31 cm
Additional Contributors: Tolstoy, Leo graf,1828-1910


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Jul 23, 2018

Every Jon Muth book is better the last.
"The Three Questions" is an excellent example of first of all, asking the deeper questions in life, seeking the answers and finding that being present, in the now, helping out where we are, are the fundamentals in life and lead to the next good thing.

Thank you Mr Muth for the enriching our lives with your work.

JCLBreH Jul 21, 2018

Nikolai wants to know how to be the best person and do the right thing in his life. He meets several animals in the story and he makes an amazing rescue of a baby panda.
This stunning book of pictures with an award-winning artist has based his first original story on one by Leo Tolstoy. All readers will enjoy the journey of this great read.

JCLStefanieE May 23, 2018

Tranquil illustrations accompany this version of Tolstoy's classic short story which is expertly crafted toward all ages by Jon Muth. A wonderful contemplative read to share with children and adults alike.

Jun 09, 2015

What's the right thing to do?

Apr 27, 2014

very good, a profound yet simple book about compassion and living in the moment. Great for all ages to read.

forbesrachel Sep 21, 2012

The most important questions can have as many answers as there are people, so one must ultimately look within oneself for the answer.

Dec 30, 2011

Lovely philosophical book for the young with beautiful illustrations. I loved that the animal characters were named after Russian authors.

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