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A Collaboration of Thirty Authors & Illustrators

by Michael J. Rosen, Various

On Sale: 04/26/1996

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A Collaboration of Thirty Authors & Illustrators

by Michael J. Rosen, Various

illustrated by Various

On Sale: 04/26/1996

Format:

Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

ALA Notable Children’s Book

Reading Rainbow Book

About the Book

In this very special anthology of beautifully poetic short stories, thirty distinguished authors and illustrators explore the unique and varied meanings of home. Their touching words and magnificent art affirm the importance—and joy—of having a place to call one’s own.

Culturally diverse, multi-representative, and socially inclusive, this book is nourishment for the young soul.

At a time when displacement and homelessness remain painfully present in our society, this classic anthology is indispensable.

The distinguished contributors to this collection include:

  • Franz Brandenberg
  • Mimi Brodsky
  • Lucille Clifton
  • Virginia Hamilton
  • Jamake Highwater
  • Karla Kuskin
  • Myra Cohn Livingston
  • Liz Rosenberg
  • Cynthia Rylant
  • Jon Scieszka
  • Laurence Yep
  • Jane Yolen
  • Arthur Yorinks
  • Aliki
  • Karen Barbour
  • Pat Cummings
  • Lisa Desimini
  • Leo and Diane Dillon
  • Richard Egielski
  • Sheila Hamanaka
  • James Marshall
  • Jerry Pinkney
  • Vladimir Radunsky
  • James Ransome
  • Aminah Robinson
  • Marc Simont
  • Lane Smith
  • Mary Szilagyi
  • Vera B. Williams

Home can be. . .

playing on the stoop of your building,

sitting in your grandmother’s kitchen,

or hiding under your back porch stairs.

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780064434706
  • ISBN 10: 0064434702
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 04/26/1996
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price:9.99 CAD
  • Ages: 4 to 8
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Strangers
  • BISAC2 : JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Stepfamilies
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship
  • BISAC4 : JUVENILE FICTION: Social Themes / Activism & Social Justice
  • BISAC5 : JUVENILE FICTION / Stories in Verse (see also Poetry)
  • BISAC6 : JUVENILE FICTION / Poetry (see also Stories in Verse)
  • BISAC7 : JUVENILE FICTION / Art & Architecture
  • BISAC8 : JUVENILE FICTION / Short Stories
  • BISAC9 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings
  • BISAC10 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Homelessness & Poverty

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