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Building Our House

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Mom and Dad are going to make the new house themselves, from the ground up. From empty lot to finished home, every stage of their year-and-a-half-long building project is here. And at every step their lucky kids are watching and getting their hands dirty, in page after page brimming with machines, vehicles, and all kinds of house-making activities! As he imagines it through the eyes of his older sister, this is Jonathan Bean's retelling of his own family's true experience, and includes an afterword with photographs from the author's collection.

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The winner of the 2013 Boston Globe Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book is now on video!

About the Author

Jonathan Bean received an M.F.A. from New York's School of Visual Arts and now lives and works in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. His first book, At Night, won the 2008 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, and he is also the illustrator of two acclaimed picture books by Lauren Thompson, The Apple Pie That Papa Baked and One Starry Night. Jonathan's parents still live in the house the family built, outside of Fleetwood, Pennsylvania.

READER BIO

Jacquie Floyd has been acting since the summer of her 8th year when she played Mayzie the lazy bird in Horton Hatches the Egg. Later, she studied at St. Edward's University in Austin. There she performed with Emmy award-winning director Bob Tolaro and Julius Tennon in Othello. Jacquie graduated from Oakland University with a Bachelors in Performing Arts. Memorable roles include Ann in All My Sons, for which she received an Irene Ryan nomination. Professionally, Jacquie has savored roles in Angels in America, The Diary of Anne Frank, Much Ado About Nothing, and films Love and Plutonium, and 21 Carbs.

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UPC:
9780977709830
Credits:
Bean, Jonathan
Studio:
Dreamscape Media
Author:
Floyd, Jacquie
Author:
Bean, Jonathan
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
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Edition Description:
DVD
Publication Date:
20131131
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5.56 x 0.5 in 0.16 lb
Age Level:
from 3 up to 6
Region:
US and Canada

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Children's » Nonfiction » Biographies
Children's » Nonfiction » World Cultures
Children's » People and Cultures
Children's » Reference » Family and Genealogy
Young Adult » Nonfiction » Biographies

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