Hattie And The Wild Waves: A Story From Brooklyn by Barbara CooneyHattie And The Wild Waves: A Story From Brooklyn by Barbara Cooney

Hattie And The Wild Waves: A Story From Brooklyn

byBarbara CooneyIllustratorCooney Barbara

Picture Books | June 30, 1993

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Based on the life of the author's mother, "the daughter of an immigrant family that was industrious, affectionate, and successful. . . . An idyllic childhood . . . serves as a glamorous backdrop for Hattie's emerging determination to become an artist".--Bulletin for the Center for Children's Books. Full color.
Barbara Cooney and her twin brother were born on 6 August 1917 in Brooklyn, New York, in the Bossert Hotel. She grew up on Long Island, but spent her summers as a child in Maine. Cooney attended a boarding school as a child. Cooney graduated from Smith College in 1938 and studied lithography and etching at Art Students League in New Yo...
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Title:Hattie And The Wild Waves: A Story From BrooklynFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:48 pages, 10.04 × 8 × 0.13 inPublished:June 30, 1993Publisher:Puffin

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140541934

ISBN - 13:9780140541939

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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Based on the life of the author's mother, "the daughter of an immigrant family that was industrious, affectionate, and successful. . . . An idyllic childhood . . . serves as a glamorous backdrop for Hattie's emerging determination to become an artist".--Bulletin for the Center for Children's Books. Full color