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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Margaret ( unnamed in the story but described as “ blonde , green eyed and wind blown " ) speaks of weeks of “ fooling around in boats and thinking little thoughts that didn't bother me ” and of seeing “ a friend ” —an obvious reference ...
48 her part ever the bounteous provider to worthy friends , had a new manuscript for Shaw to illustrate . The remainder of the evening , as she wrote Michael around midnight , was consumed in talk about " a pleasant lot of nothing .
2 Hill , where a recording of Wagner's Parsifal played continuously as friends and relatives came to pay their respects . The Catholic funeral mass was conducted at the house and followed by burial at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx ...
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - jbarr5 - LibraryThing
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