There's something spectacular about Big Book versions of great children's stories. Both kids and adults love to touch and hold these oversized classics and savor the detail of the illustrations.
A young girl flies above her apartment building rooftop, which is her "tar beach," and looks down on her neighborhood. A "stunningly beautiful book."—Horn Book
RL.3.3. Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.