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Drawn to Enchant: Original Children's Book Art in the Betsy Beinecke Shirley Collection
Drawn to Enchant: Original Children's Book Art in the Betsy Beinecke Shirley Collection
by Timothy Young
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Betsy Beinecke Shirley, one of the great collectors of American childrenand#8217;s literature, gathered a peerless collection of books, original illustrations, manuscripts, and ephemera. This gorgeously illustrated book presents over 200 selected... (read more)

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Pirates
Pirates
by Pierre Marie Valat
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Find out who the pirates of the Caribbean Sea were, how they lived, when they first appeared, and why.... (read more)

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The Real Wizard of Oz: The Life and Times of L. Frank Baum
The Real Wizard of Oz: The Life and Times of L. Frank Baum
by Rebecca Loncraine
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In the first major literary biography of L. Frank Baum, Rebecca Loncraine tells the story of Oz as you've never heard it, with a look behind the curtain at the vivid life and eccentric imagination of its creator. L. Frank Baum wrote The Wonderful Wizard... (read more)

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Margaret Wise Brown: Awakened by the Moon
Margaret Wise Brown: Awakened by the Moon
by Leonard S. Marcus
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Margaret Wise Brown, the author of Goodnight Moon and dozens of other children's classics, all but invented the picture book as we know it today. Combining poetic instinct with a profound empathy for small children, she knew of a child's need for... (read more)

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Hans Christian Andersen the Life of a Storyteller
Hans Christian Andersen the Life of a Storyteller
by Jackie Wullschlager
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Others before him collected and retold folk stories and fairy tales, but Hans Christian Andersen was the first to create them himself. The universal familiarity of such stories as “The Ugly Duckling,” “The Little Mermaid” and... (read more)

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The Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life
The Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life
by Sid Fleischman
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The man with the spats rolled up his sleeves and proceeded to pluck a polished red billiard ball out of thin air. Presto It vanished. Abracadabra It reappeared. It turned white. it blushed red again. VoiIa Suddenly there were four billiard balls between... (read more)

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Dr. Seuss and Mr. Geisel: A Biography
Dr. Seuss and Mr. Geisel: A Biography
by Judith Morgan and Neil Morgan
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Horton, Thidwick, Yertle, the Lorax, the Grinch, Sneetches, and the Cat in the Hat are just a handful of the bizarre and beloved characters Theodor S. Geisel (1904?1991), alias Dr. Seuss, created in his forty-seven children's books, from 1937's And to... (read more)

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L. Frank Baum: Creator of Oz
L. Frank Baum: Creator of Oz
by Katharine M Rogers
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A magical book for any lover of Oz, this is the first-ever biography of the real "man behind the curtain." Rogers at long last gives Baum the man and Baum the writer his due in a book "Library Journal" enthusiastically recommends "for all who love the... (read more)

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Clever Maids: The Secret History of the Grimm Fairy Tales
Clever Maids: The Secret History of the Grimm Fairy Tales
by Valerie Paradiz
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The famous fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm - stories like Snow White, Red Riding Hood, and Rumplestiltskin - are know to millions of people around the world and are deeply embedded in the collective psyche. In this charming account, writer and scholar... (read more)

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Oz: The Hundredth Anniversary Celebration (Books of Wonder)
Oz: The Hundredth Anniversary Celebration (Books of Wonder)
by Baum
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Can it really be one hundred years ago that a little girl from Kansas rode a tornado to a wondrous land called Oz? The adventures of Dorothy and her friends have enthralled generations of readers over the last century. Now, in Oz: The Hundredth... (read more)

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Virginia Hamilton: Speeches, Essays, and Conversations
Virginia Hamilton: Speeches, Essays, and Conversations
by Virginia Hamilton
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A must-have for schools, libraries, and anyone interested in books for young readers. Virginia Hamilton (1936-2002) changed children's literature for generations of readers, bringing a Faulknerian style of sophisticated and cutting-edge writing to the... (read more)

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Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin
Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin
by Pierre Assouline
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One of the most beloved characters in all of comics, Tintin, won an enormous international following. Translated into dozens of languages, Tintin's adventures have sold millions of copies, and Steven Spielberg is presently adapting the stories for the... (read more)

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On Writing for Children & Other People
On Writing for Children & Other People
by Julius Lester
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"For the past forty-seven years I have devoted most of my time and energy to writing. It has been a vocation in the original sense of the word, that is a religious calling, one I was helpless to deny. For me writing has never been about self-expression... (read more)

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Journey That Saved Curious George : the True Wartime Escape of Margret and H. A. Rey (05 Edition)
Journey That Saved Curious George : the True Wartime Escape of Margret and H. A. Rey (05 Edition)
by Louise Drummond
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Cecily G. is a lonely giraffe who finds herself befriended by nine monkeysand#8212;including everyoneand#8217;s favorite curious monkey! Together they share many adventuresand#8212;from skiing to sailing to the heroic saving of Cecilyand#8217;s house... (read more)

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The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupery
by Peter Sis
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Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born in France in 1900, when airplanes were just being invented. Antoine dreamed of flying and grew up to be a pilot—and that was when his adventures began. He found a job delivering mail by plane, which... (read more)

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The Real Wizard of Oz: The Life and Times of L. Frank Baum
The Real Wizard of Oz: The Life and Times of L. Frank Baum
by Rebecca Loncraine
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In the first major literary biography of L. Frank Baum, Rebecca Loncraine tells the story of Oz as you've never heard it, with a look behind the curtain at the vivid life and eccentric imagination of its creator. L. Frank Baum wrote The Wonderful Wizard... (read more)

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Hans Christian Andersen: His Fairy Tale Life
Hans Christian Andersen: His Fairy Tale Life
by Hjordis Varmer
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This beautifully illustrated biography commemorates the bicentennial of Hans Christian Andersenand#8217;s birth. Written by one of Denmarkand#8217;s best-known childrenand#8217;s authors, Hjand#248;rdis Varmer, the book chronicles the fairy-tale like... (read more)

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The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats
The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats
by Claudia J Nahson
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In 1962, Ezra Jack Keats's picture book The Snowy Day introduced readers to young Peter, the first African American protagonist in a full-color children's book, who traipsed alone through the snowy, wondrous sidewalks of New York City. The book was a... (read more)

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Hole in My Life
Hole in My Life
by Jack Gantos
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Becoming a writer the hard way In the summer of 1971, Jack Gantos was an aspiring writer looking for adventure, cash for college tuition, and a way out of a dead-end job. For ten thousand dollars, he recklessly agreed to help sail a sixty-foot yacht... (read more)

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Stories of My Life
Stories of My Life
by Katherine Paterson
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Wrtitten by Newbery Medalist Katherine Paterson with painting by Caldecott winning illustrators Leo and Diane Dillon A beautiful mandarin duck is captured and caged by a greedy lord who wants to show off the bird's magnificent plumage. But the wild... (read more)

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