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Edith Kunhardt (1937–2020)

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Tietoja tekijästä

Edith Turner Kunhardt was born on Sept. 30, 1937, in Morristown, N.J. She graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 1959, with a degree in art history. Her first paying job was with Golden Books, the children's publisher. In 12 years, she worked her way up from editorial assistant to senior editor. She näytä lisää also wrote, churning out 10 books in one year, some of them under pseudonyms because she was on staff. She loved the whole process. She often incorporated her children¿s names into her books: Ned¿s Number Book was one, Martha¿s House another. Her next move was to write and illustrate sequels to Pat the Bunny, her mother¿s signature work, which The New York Times said in 1991- 51 years after its publication - was the second-best-selling children¿s book in America, after Beatrix Potter¿s -The Tale of Peter Rabbit- (1902). Her other title's include: Pat the Cat, Pat the Puppy and Pat the Christmas Bunny. Like the original book, they were interactive; the dog¿s tail could be wagged, and when a story mentioned the aroma of brownies filling the kitchen, a reader could scratch a tuft of fabric and smell a whiff of chocolate. She produces 56 books in seven years. Edith Turner Kunhardt passed away on January 2, 2020 at the age of 82. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän


Tekijän teokset

Pompeii... Buried Alive! (1987) 1,855 kappaletta
I'm Going to Be a Fire Fighter (1989) 617 kappaletta
Honest Abe (1993) 224 kappaletta
The Airplane Book (1987) 195 kappaletta
Animal Homes (1982) 161 kappaletta
Animal Quiz Book (1983) 107 kappaletta
Grandma and Grandpa Smith (1985) 96 kappaletta
Red Day, Green Day (1992) 88 kappaletta
Ned's Number Book (1981) 72 kappaletta
Mummies (Road to Reading) (1999) 60 kappaletta
All Kinds of Trucks (1984) 40 kappaletta
ALF: A Day at the Fair (1987) 34 kappaletta
Pat the Christmas Bunny (1999) 31 kappaletta
Danny's Mystery Valentine (1987) 26 kappaletta
Trick or Treat, Danny! (1988) 24 kappaletta
Which one would you choose? (1989) 24 kappaletta
Danny and the Easter Egg (1989) 23 kappaletta
The Poky Little Puppy at the Fair (1981) 21 kappaletta
Danny's Christmas star (1989) 21 kappaletta
Pat the Pony (Touch and Feel) (2000) 14 kappaletta
Which Pig Would You Choose? (1990) 13 kappaletta
Where's Peter? (1988) 10 kappaletta
Tickle the Pig (Touch-and-Feel) (2001) 9 kappaletta
Danny's Birthday (1986) 9 kappaletta
Pat the Birthday Bunny (2001) 8 kappaletta
I'll Love You Forever, Anyway (1995) 3 kappaletta
My Mother, the Bunny, and Me (2016) 2 kappaletta
Alphabet 1 kappale
Taxi Book (1985) 1 kappale

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Pompeii…Buried Alive by Edith Kunhardt (1987) 48 pages. [A Step into Reading book: Level 3 Grades 2-3]

Excellent historical account, for young readers, of the destruction of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii (in Italy). Provides just enough information to keep them from getting bored.

Step into Reading has a large selection of books for levels of reading from 1 to 4. This particular book is definitely homeschool worthy!
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MissysBookshelf | 9 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Aug 27, 2023 |
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PBEBOOKS | 9 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 27, 2023 |
Non-memorable story about a poorly-drawn alligator (?) who decorates eggs and then searches for them on Easter morning. It is at least short, so works for pre-K and similar, who have similar experiences of Easter.
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KSchellVT | Apr 28, 2022 |
Judy is planting a flower bed. Paul wants to help. Do flowers sleep in a bed like you do?
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