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Some writer! : the story of E. B. White / by Melissa Sweet.

Sweet, Melissa, 1956- (author,, illustrator.). White, Martha, 1954- (writer of afterword.).
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  • 45 of 46 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 46 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 921 WHI (Text) 34207002032606 Juv Non-Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jB WHI (Text) 37521530790064 AMPL Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main JUV 92 WHI (Text) 36803000997671 BIOGRAPHY-J Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell J BIO WHI (Text) 38144000351108 Juvenile Biography Available -
Butler PL - Butler J 921 WHITE (Text) 73174005028730 Childrens: Nonfiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton C B WHITE (Text) 3680600420341 CHILDRENS NON-FICTION Available -
Eckhart PL - Main JB WHI (Text) 840191002389717 Children's Biographies - Lower Level Temporarily Unavailable -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL J BIO WHI (Text) 38217000562302 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J 921 WHI (Text) 33187004143307 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett JB WHI (Text) 30010170785318 Juvenile Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544319592
  • ISBN: 0544319591
  • Physical Description: 161 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-156) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
All's right with the world department -- Once more to the lake -- Years of wonder -- From sea to shining sea -- Answers to hard questions -- A time of enchantment -- Stuart Little -- Bad news -- Charlotte's Web -- The Elements of Style -- The trumpet of the Swan -- What do our hearts treasure? -- Sentences we hated to come to the end of.
Summary, etc.:
"SOME PIG," Charlotte the spider's praise for Wilbur, is just one fondly remembered snippet from E. B. White's Charlotte's Web. In Some Writer!, the two-time Caldecott Honor winner Melissa Sweet mixes White's personal letters, photos, and family ephemera with her own exquisite artwork to tell his story, from his birth in 1899 to his death in 1985. Budding young writers will be fascinated and inspired by the journalist, New Yorker contributor, and children's book author who loved words his whole life. This authorized tribute is the first fully illustrated biography of E. B. White and includes an afterword by Martha White, E. B. White's granddaughter.
Target Audience Note:
Elementary Grade
1030 Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Reading Counts! 9.2
Subject: White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985 > Juvenile literature.
White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Children's stories > Authorship > Juvenile literature.
Illustrated children's books.
Authors.
Authorship.
Genre: Biographies.

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