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.
Beautifully written. My 2-year old enjoys it; especially the animal sounds. It's short and sweet, we had a copy before but we had an accident in which it soaked up a full bottle of... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Rebeca Blanco
My favorite children's book ever. The poems are like songs that are peaceful and soothing. Although simple, it was always enjoyable the hundreds of times that I read it.Published 12 days ago by Jen Carpenter
This is my favorite bedtime book! I've worn one out for my daughter and buy this book for gifts for other kids. It's just perfect!Published 23 days ago by L. Kotila
After only a couple of readings it was a favorite of my 17-month-old. She loves the animals in the book and the rhyming words. Read morePublished 1 month ago by J. A.
My daughter loves the story The Big Red Barn. This is a very basic version. The illustrations are cute, but not as brightly colored as some other versions I have seen. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Sara Eickmeyer