Peter's Chair by Ezra Jack KeatsPeter's Chair by Ezra Jack Keats

Peter's Chair

byEzra Jack Keats

Paperback | August 1, 1998

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The award-winning, classic stories about Peter and his neighborhood friends from the Caledcott Medal-winning author, Ezra Jack Keats. Peter has a new baby sister. First his father paints Peter’s old cradle pink, then his crib. Then his parents want to paint Peter’s chair! “Let’s run away, Willie,” he says to his dog. And they do. This is a gentle and reassuring story about sibling rivalry.

"A more charming or contemporary child than Peter . . . is hard to bring to mind."--School Library Journal
Ezra Jack Keats (1916–1983) is the Caldecott Medal winning author of The Snowy Day, which broke ground in 1962 as one of the first picture books for young children to portray a realistic, multi-cultural urban setting. Since its initial publication, The Snowy Day has come to be regarded as both a children’s classic and one of the most i...
Title:Peter's ChairFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9 × 8 × 0.15 inPublished:August 1, 1998Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140564411

ISBN - 13:9780140564419

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


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Peter learns to accept the new baby sister in the family in this endearing story of sibling rivalry. Full color