Konigsburg Throwing Shadows

ISBN 13: 9780020441403

Throwing Shadows

3.75 avg rating
( 152 ratings by GoodReads )
9780020441403: Throwing Shadows

Five short stories in which young people gain a sense of self.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

Here are five extraordinary short stories from the perceptive pen of E.I. Konigsburg. Each captures the moment when someone's life changes -- when a chance meeting between two people casts a shadow on what things have been like, and what they can become.

About the Author:

E.L. Konigsburg is the only author to have won the Newbery Medal and be runner-up in the same year. In 1968, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler won the Newbery Medal and Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth was named a Newbery Honor Book. Almost thirty years later she won the Newbery Medal once again for The View From Saturday. She has also written and illustrated three picture books: Samuel Todd’s Book of Great Colors, Samuel Todd’s Book of Great Inventions, and Amy Elizabeth Explores Bloomingdale’s. In 2000 she wrote Silent to the Bone, which was named a New York Times Notable Book and an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, among many other honors.

After completing her degree at Carnegie Mellon University, Ms. Konigsburg did graduate work in organic chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh. For several years she taught science at a private girls’ school. When the third of her three children started kindergarten, she began to write. She now lives on the beach in North Florida.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace


Published by Aladdin (1988)
ISBN 10: 0020441401 ISBN 13: 9780020441403
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Aladdin, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0020441401

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 102.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds