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.
Anne Mortimer is the author and illustrator of Bunny's Easter Egg and Pumpkin Cat. She has illustrated many other children's books, including Santa's Snow Cat by Sue Stainton, A Pussycat's Christmas by Margaret Wise Brown, and The Owl and the Pussycat by Edward Lear. She lives in southwest England.
The out of print SNEAKERS is better as it has more stories -- this is one of them. But the illustrations are beautiful and the out of print version is hard to find and expensive... Read morePublished 10 days ago by a reader
The strikingly beautiful illustrations really make this book adorable -- and I want a cat like that. But I have Scooter the Tabby Cat. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Rob Natiuk
I've been searching for this book for years. It was my favorite growing up and I always said I would read it to my children when I have them. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Melissa Bouchard
We purchased this book for my 2nd grader to read. She enjoyed the story quite a bit about the curious cat. She likes reading the book herself and having the book read to her. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Jason Banks
Margaret Wise Brown books are so much fun for young readers. I enjoyed reading them to my kids and now my grandkids. This book is beautifully illustrated.Published 9 months ago by PenguinMom