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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Her words seemed to be rooted in the concrete but touched by an appreciation of the elusive , the paradoxical , the mysterious . There was astonishing tenderness and authority in the voice ...
... his type of work and that Scott had “ lots of money behind them ” . the implication being that even a book that seemed likely to lie dead in the water from a sales point of view might have a chance there if it had sufficient merit .
There seemed to be antiques everywhere , the well - worn , homey kinds of objects they all enjoyed rooting around for in New England jumble shops ; often , however , the piece inquired about proved of startlingly recent vintage .
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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