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Walking With Ramona : Exploring Beverly Cleary's Portland (Paperback) (Laura O. Foster)
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Walking with Ramona explores the streets, schools, characters, and neighborhoods of author Beverly Cleary’s Portland. With this newest and most unusual Portland guidebook, readers can walk the very sidewalks Beverly walked and climb the very school steps that Beverly climbed. You'll see the grocery parking lot where Ramona got stuck in the mud, the park lawn where Henry Huggins hunted nightcrawlers, and the real Portland street that became Klickitat Street, their fictional home.Beverly Cleary’s Portland was much different than the Portlandia of today. Walking with Ramona brings to life what that 1920s and 1930s Portland was like for the girl from Yamhill” who went on to become an internationally beloved author. Characters like Ramona and Beezus, Henry and Ribsy, and Ellen and Austine come to life on this hour-long walking route through the Northeast Portland neighborhood where Beverly grew up.
Number of Pages: 125
Genre: Travel, Biography + Autobiography
Sub-Genre: Literary, USA / West / Pacific
Series Title: People's Guide
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Laura O. Foster
Street Date: May 31, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-8827
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