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  • Christmas in the Barn
    Views : 330
    Pages : 40

    by: Margaret Wise Brown Anna Dewdney

    Publisher: pHarperCollins

    Book Description

    Brown’s Nativity story, first published in 1952, is updated with new art from the illustrator of the popular Llama Llama series.

    The poetic, simple text follows Joseph and Mary as they are shown into the barn, where the animals wait. After the baby is born, the shepherds and wise men arrive, and an overhead perspective shows the who ... more

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    2016-09-20

    ISBN-10: 0062379860

    ISBN-13: 9780062379863

    Language: English

  • The Dead Bird
    Views : 180
    Pages : 32

    by: Margaret Wise Brown

    Publisher: pHarperCollins

    Book Description

    Robinson reimagines the 1958 story originally illustrated by Remy Charlip, in which children find a dead bird and offer it a send-off through ritual and song.

    Brown’s lovely, gentle, and reassuring text remains the same. The children find a still-warm bird and experience its loss. Knowing it will never fly again, they create ... more

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    2016-03-01

    ISBN-10: 0060289317

    ISBN-13: 9780060289317

    Language: English

  • A Celebration of the Seasons: Goodnight Songs: Illustrated by Twelve Award-Winning Picture Book Artists
    Views : 109
    Pages : 36

    by: Margaret Wise Brown

    Publisher: pSterling Children's Books

    Book Description

    A multimedia tribute to the great picture-book writer in her own words.

    This sumptuous compilation not only brings together a dozen songs by the late author of Goodnight Moon, here given new visual life in evocative spreads by 12 award-winning illustrators, but also includes a CD of Brown’s lyrics set to music and perf ... more

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    2015-08-04

    ISBN-10: 145490447X

    ISBN-13: 9781454904472

    Language: English

  • Goodnight Songs: Illustrated by Twelve Award-Winning Picture Book Artists
    Views : 27
    Pages : 28

    by: Margaret Wise Brown

    Publisher: pSterling Children's Books

    Book Description

    It’s a treasure trove: one dozen previously unpublished lyrical songs illustrated by the likes of Jonathan Bean, Carin Berger and Melissa Sweet.

    In an introduction, estate editor Amy Gary explains how she found a trunk in Brown’s sister’s barn filled with unpublished manuscripts with Brown’s handwritten notes along with musical s ... more

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    2014-03-04

    ISBN-10: 1454904461

    ISBN-13: 9781454904465

    Language: English

  • The Little Island
    Views : 352
    Pages : 48

    by: Margaret Wise Brown

    Publisher: pDoubleday Books for Young Readers

    Book Description

    Companion volume to Little Last Lamb in this story of a little island in the ocean, and the changes that come to it during the four seasons, of the lobsters and gulls and spiders and seals who visit it and of a special visitor who came and learned that he and the island were attached to the rest of the world. An imaginative, charming book, ... more

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    2003-09-09

    ISBN-10: 0385746407

    ISBN-13: 9780385746403

    Language: English