What child is this
When christmas in the barn was first published in 1952, it demonstrated all of Margaret Wise Brown's mastery at skillfully fashioning a truly childlike interpretation of the Nativity story. For this larger, full-color edition, Caldecott Honor artist Diane Goode has created a new tableau of visitors to the barn that will please generations of new readers.
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Gentle, lyrical text and warm ink-and-watercolor illustrations introduce young readers to the story of the first Christmas. As a tribute to her son’s favorite picture book, RUNAWAY BUNNY, artist Diane Goode has included bunnies throughout the illustrations.About the Author:
Few writers have been as attuned to the concerns and emotions of childhood as Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952). A graduate of Hollins College and the progressive Bank Street College of Education, she combined her literary aspirations with the study of child development. Her unique ability to see the world through a child's eyes is unequaled. Her many classic books continue to delight thousands of young listeners and readers year after year.
Muy pocos escritores de literatura infantil han logrado captar las emociones e inquietudes de la niñez como Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952). Sus numerosos y ya clásicos libros y grabaciones continúan deleitando a lectores y oyentes de todas las edades.
Diane Goode is the illustrator of more than fifty beloved and critically acclaimed picture books, including the Caldecott Honor Book When I Was Young in the Mountains by Cynthia Rylant. Inspired by the handwritten letters of the Founding Mothers, she begins with their quill and sepia handwriting and spins out the line to re-create their images and the remarkable events of their lives for a new generation of young readers.
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Book Description Trophy, 1985. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0064430820
Book Description Trophy, 1985. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110064430820
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800644308211.0