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's text is a stirring evocation of the universal need of two- and three - year - olds to test the world beyond the mother's protection in such a way as to be assured that the mother will always be there should something go wrong ...
The rabbit mother replies , “ ' If you become a little boy and run into a house . .. I will become I will become your mother and catch you in my arms and hug you . ' ” The bunny child thinks better of this .
In her memoir Too Much , Too Soon , Diana Barrymore recalled that Mother had made a new life for herself after her divorce ( from Harrison Tweed ) . She had bought a house in Easton , Connecticut , where she lived with a companion ...
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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