Margaret Wise Brown: Awakened by the Moon
Beacon Press, 1992 - 337 pagina's
Forty years after her sudden death at the age of 42, Margaret Wise Brown, author of the children's classics Runaway Bunny and Goodnight Moon, remains a legendary figure in the world of literature and an enigma to many who knew her. This vivid biography is a thoughtful portrait of a complex woman whose haunting stories still speak to millions. Photographs.
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Slightly older children were considered ready to relate classroom activities to firsthand experiences outside the school , a trip to the New York waterfront , for example , to taste the salt water , see for themselves that Manhattan is ...
Such encounters were considered an integral part of the here - and - now writer's education . Talks by Margaret's Harper editor , Louise Raymond , and by respected illustrators like Kurt Wiese kept the group grounded in the practical ...
During the postwar years , French hospitals were generally considered inferior to those in the United States . As a sensible travel precaution , Margaret was carrying an identity card with instructions to take her to the American ...
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Margaret Wise Brown, awakened by the moon by Leonard S. Marcus Story about Margaret, her life, her relatives and what interests they had while she grew up. Different places she visited and lived and ... Volledige review lezen
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I'm not a big biography reader, but I am a big children's book reader and Margaret Wise Brown is an important author in this field. Based on this book, her work shows a serenity and sureness that she ... Volledige review lezen