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.
Love just about anything by this author...this one is no exception. Wonderful illustrations, too.Published 3 months ago by meenahsmom
My daughter has loved this book ever since she was about 6 months old. It has a nice rhythm, and in the story, the mother raccoon explains safety to the little raccoon in a... Read morePublished 8 months ago by LR
This book still holds the memories of reading it as a young child. 60 years later, I have had 4 or 5 "city" racoon families visit me (in the heart of West Hollywood)... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Barbara Hamaker
This is a wonderful classic story with great repetition. Super for preschoolers. It is a bit wordy but for 3 and 4 year olds with good language, it is perfect.Published 9 months ago by Charlotte Garinger
Wait Till the Moon Is Full is a book I use to read to my daughter when she was very young. I'd refer to it off and on as she grew into a teenager ~ as a teen, she was always... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Ellen Smith
There is not a book by Margaret Wise Brown that as a family we did not love and have to read over and over and over to our children.Published 11 months ago by susan a cohen