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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But most of all , she never pretended to more knowledge or self - knowledge than was properly hers . She never gave up on growing up . Not least of all for that reason , she was among the most memorable of people .
I can't understand how I never read her . I must have confused her with Sara Teasdale and some of the ' Ah the pain of it all , girls . ' ' Margaret also reread the books that had meant the most to her in college , Virginia Woolf's The ...
But even in the best of times , men had not wanted to edit “ baby books . ” During the Depression and afterwards the pattern continued . Most women who entered the field were “ career women ” who never married and who remained at their ...
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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