Few writers have been as attuned to the concerns and emotions of childhood as Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952). A graduate of Hollins College and the progressive Bank Street College of Education, she combined her literary aspirations with the study of child development. Her unique ability to see the world through a child's eyes is unequaled. Her many classic books continue to delight thousands of young listeners and readers year after year.
Muy pocos escritores de literatura infantil han logrado captar las emociones e inquietudes de la niñez como Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952). Sus numerosos y ya clásicos libros y grabaciones continúan deleitando a lectores y oyentes de todas las edades.
Felicia Bond is the illustrator of numerous books for children. In addition to the If You Give . . . series, she has also illustrated, among other titles, Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown and Little Porcupine's Christmas by Joseph Slate. She's the author and illustrator of the Poinsettia books, The Day It Rained Hearts, The Halloween Play, and Tumble Bumble. An avid animal lover, reader, and cook, she lived for many years in New York and currently lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Felicia Bond ha ilustrado muchos libros para niños. Aparte de la conocida serie Si le das . . . , también ha ilustrado Big Red Barn por Margaret Wise Brown y Little Porcupine's Christmas por Joseph Slate. Es la autora e ilustradora de los libros Poinsettia: The Day It Rained Hearts, The Halloween Play y Tumble Bumble. Le encantan los animales, los libros al igual que cocinar. Vivió en Nueva York durante muchos años, y ahora vive en Austin, Texas, y Santa Fé, Nuevo México.
Wonderful book! My two-year-old granddaughter loves the pictures. We read it over and over. Margaret Wise Brown never disappoints. Read morePublished 5 days ago by mkb
size of the book is misleading. it is a small version of this book. looks like it would be full size in the picture. Read morePublished 5 days ago by cp03
Great for a 19 month old, if you just point to the pictures and make the animal sounds!Published 8 days ago by soloist
Are you kidding? Best. Baby. Book. Ever. My kids STILL know this book by heart! "....and they all lived together in the Big Red Barn."Published 16 days ago by KP
This book is cute and my toddler likes it but, it's not one of the favorites. The rhymes are just okay in some parts and the cadence could use some help too. Read morePublished 18 days ago by Krandy
A joy to read. Following the activities of the farm animals from sunrise to dark is a good way to calm things down for bedtime.Published 1 month ago by Deborah Wehr