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The Little Island - by Margaret Wise Brown (Hardcover)

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Highlights

  • Children's book legend Margaret Wise Brown--author of the cherished classic Goodnight Moon--and Caldecott Medal-winner Leonard Weisgard bring young readers an enduring picture book about the magic of nature.
  • 3-7 Years
  • 10.1" x 8.0" Hardcover
  • 48 Pages
  • Juvenile Fiction, Animals

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About the Book



- Margaret Wise Brown is the beloved author of the American classic, Goodnight Moon.- An outstanding story that celebrates the beauty and magic of change and growth that occurs during each season.- Leonard Weisgard's illustrations for Little Lost Lamb and Rain Drop Splash received Caldecott Honor Book awards.



Book Synopsis



Children's book legend Margaret Wise Brown--author of the cherished classic Goodnight Moon--and Caldecott Medal-winner Leonard Weisgard bring young readers an enduring picture book about the magic of nature.

Winner of the 1947 Caldecott Medal, this beautifully moving story centers around a little island in the midst of the wide ocean, and the curious kitten who comes to visit. As the seasons pass, the island and the creatures who call it home witness an ever-changing array of sights, smells, and sounds--proving that, no matter how small, we are all an important part of the world.



About the Author



Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952), best known as the author of Goodnight Moon, wrote countless children's books inspired by her belief that the very young are fascinated by the simple pleasures of the world around them. Among her many bestselling books are The Little Island, The Golden Egg Book, The Color Kittens, and The Sailor Dog.

Leonard Weisgard (1916-2000) was a beloved and award-winning illustrator of more than 200 children's books, perhaps best known for his collaboration with the author Margaret Wise Brown. His books include The Little Island (for which he won the Caldecott Medal in 1947), The Golden Egg Book, and The Golden Bunny.

Dimensions (Overall): 10.1 Inches (H) x 8.0 Inches (W) x .3 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.01 Pounds
Suggested Age: 3-7 Years
Sub-Genre: Animals
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Number of Pages: 48
Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Theme: General
Format: Hardcover
Author: Margaret Wise Brown
Language: English
Street Date: September 9, 2003
TCIN: 11319538
UPC: 9780385746403
Item Number (DPCI): 247-00-2335
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.3 inches length x 8 inches width x 10.1 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1.01 pounds
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