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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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In 1940, Hans and Margret Rey fled their Paris home as the German army advanced. They began their harrowing journey on bicycles, pedaling to Southern France with childrens book manuscripts among their few possessions. Louise Borden combed primary... (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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< div> This beautifully illustrated biography commemorates the bicentennial of Hans Christian Andersen& #8217; s birth. Written by one of Denmark& #8217; s best-known children& #8217; s authors, Hj& #248; rdis Varmer, the book... (read more)

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Frances Hodgson Burnett
Frances Hodgson Burnett
by Gretchen H. Gerzina
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Hugely successful in her own time for adult novels and plays, Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) would be astounded to find out she is remembered for a handful of books for children, but most of all for the enormously popular Secret Garden. This... (read more)

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Child's Play: The Berenstain Baby Boom, 1946-1964: Cartoon Art of Stan and Jan Berenstain
Child's Play: The Berenstain Baby Boom, 1946-1964: Cartoon Art of Stan and Jan Berenstain
by Michael Berenstain
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This profusely illustrated and humorous volume collects the Berenstains’ early work, created from 1946 until 1964, inspired by their own experiences as parents in the postwar baby boom era. More than two hundred Berenstain drawings featured in... (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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China Homecoming
China Homecoming
by Jean Fritz
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"An intriguing fusion of autobiography, history, and travelogue . . . a personal, and finally, moving book. It is also a vivid portrait of a developing nation and a reminder that history is people who live through events and then go on".--Booklist.... (read more)

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The Secret Art of DR. Seuss
The Secret Art of DR. Seuss
by Dr. Seuss
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Talking with Artists #01: Talking with Artists
Talking with Artists #01: Talking with Artists
by Pat Cummings
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, Victoria Chess, David Weisner, and other illustrators talk about what they do and how they got started. These first-person accounts have a remarkably strong common thread, yet are as varied and unique as the artists themselves. Full color.... (read more)

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The Art of Reading: Forty Illustrators Celebrate RIF's 50th Anniversary
The Art of Reading: Forty Illustrators Celebrate RIF's 50th Anniversary
by Leonard Marcus
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For forty years, the nonprofit literacy organization Reading Is Fundamental has been putting books into the hands of children across America. To commemorate its fortieth anniversary, it has brought together forty of the most celebrated children’s... (read more)

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The House Baba Built: An Artist's Childhood in China
The House Baba Built: An Artist's Childhood in China
by Ed Young
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I knew nothing could happen to us within those walls, in the house Baba built. In Ed Young's childhood home in Shanghai, all was not as it seemed: a rocking chair became a horse; a roof became a roller rink; an empty swimming pool became a place for... (read more)

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Listening for Madeleine: A Portrait of Madeleine L'Engle in Many Voices
Listening for Madeleine: A Portrait of Madeleine L'Engle in Many Voices
by Leonard S. Marcus.
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Writer. Matriarch. Mentor. Friend. Icon.Madeleine L'Engle is perhaps best recognized as the author of A Wrinkle in Time, the enduring milestone work of fantasy fiction that won the 1963 John Newbery Medal for excellence in children's literature and has... (read more)

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The Art of Maurice Sendak
The Art of Maurice Sendak
by Selma G Lanes
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Here are unforgettable images that Sendak has created over his long career, with much that has never bene seen before including early sketches and dummies for published books, ideas that were never developed, and penned fantasies created while listening... (read more)

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The Ink-Keeper's Apprentice
The Ink-Keeper's Apprentice
by Allen Say
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Based on Allen Say& #39; s own boyhood in Japan, The Ink-Keeper& #39; s< BR> Apprentice is a rich and remarkable novel. The story of a budding< BR> artist and his steps toward self-reliance, Kiyoi& #39; s tale is also one of<... (read more)

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Ethel & Ernest
Ethel & Ernest
by Raymond Briggs
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Poignant, funny, and utterly original, Ethel & Ernest is Raymond Briggs's loving depiction of his parents' lives from their chance first encounter in the 1920s until their deaths in the 1970s. Ethel and Ernest were solid members of the English... (read more)

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Knots in My Yo-Yo String: The Autobiography of a Kid
Knots in My Yo-Yo String: The Autobiography of a Kid
by Jerry Spinelli
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From first memories through high school, Newbery medalist Spinelli pens his early autobiography with all the warmth, humor, and drama of his bestselling fiction. Photos.... (read more)

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The Life and Times of the Real Winnie-The-Pooh: The Teddy Bear Who Inspired A. A. Milne
The Life and Times of the Real Winnie-The-Pooh: The Teddy Bear Who Inspired A. A. Milne
by Shirley Harrison
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Once upon a time an anonymous teddy bear set off, from a factory in a north London suburb with a van-load of similar bears and other toys. His spectacular journey was to take him into the hearts of people of all ages, around the world and that is where... (read more)

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Frances Hodgson Burnett Beyond the Secret Garden
Frances Hodgson Burnett Beyond the Secret Garden
by Ann Thwaite
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Subtitled, "The Author Of The Secret Garden". This reveals the inner torture experienced by the writer of one of our best loved children's books. 'A glittering, lively story.' "Observer"... (read more)

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The Seuss, the Whole Seuss and Nothing But the Seuss: A Visual Biography of Theodor Seuss Geisel
The Seuss, the Whole Seuss and Nothing But the Seuss: A Visual Biography of Theodor Seuss Geisel
by Charles D Cohen
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Theodor Seuss Geisel, creator of Horton the Elephant, the Grinch, the Cat in the Hat, and a madcap menagerie of the best-loved childrens characters of all time, stands alone as the preeminent figure of childrens literature. But Geisel was a private man... (read more)

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Sparky: The Life and Art of Charles Schulz
Sparky: The Life and Art of Charles Schulz
by Beverly Gherman
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As the artist behind the beloved Peanuts comic strip for more than 50 years, Charles Schulzarguably the most famous cartoonist in the worldcreated a colorful cast of characters that continues to bring humor and comfort to millions of readers. In this... (read more)

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