Dimensions: 30 pages, 5.13 × 6.13 × 0.68 in
Published: July 19, 2010
Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0061894907
ISBN - 13: 9780061894909
About the Book
This comforting alphabet book links words and phrases with familiar images from everyone's favorite bedtime story, "Goodnight Moon." Full color.
From the Publisher
From kittens to stars to yarn, there are so many things that can be found in the great green room. Search for them all as you learn your ABCs.
This comforting alphabet book links words and phrases with familiar images from everyone''s favorite bedtime book, Goodnight Moon.
About the Author
Margaret Wise Brown, May 10, 1910 - November 13, 1952 Margaret Wise Brown was born on May 10, 1910 in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, New York, to Robert Brown, a Vice President at American Manufacturing Company and Maud Brown, a housewife. She attended school in Lausanne, Switzerland for three years, before attending Dana Hall in Wellesley, Massachusetts for two years. In 1928, she began taking classes at Hollis College in Virginia. In 1935, Brown began working at the Bank Street Cooperative School for student teachers. Two years later, her writing career took off with the publication of "When the Wind Blows." Over the course of fourteen years, Brown wrote over one hundred picture books for children. Margaret Wise Brown died on November 13, 1952 of an embolism following an operation in Nice, France.
Children's book illustrator Clement Hurd was born on January 12, 1908. He studied architecture at Yale Univesity and painting in Paris with Fernand Leger. He illustrated Margaret Wise Brown's Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, many of his wife Edith Hurd's books, and The World Is Round, which is the only children's book written by Gertrude Stein. He died on February 5, 1988.