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A quiet place

Author: Douglas Wood; Dan Andreasen
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Text and illustrations describe some of the special places that one can go to be quiet and alone and to imagine, such as a woods, a seashore, a library, or inside oneself.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Wood; Dan Andreasen
ISBN: 0689815115 9780689815119
OCLC Number: 39724167
Target Audience: 003-007.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: by Douglas Wood ; illustrated by Dan Andreasen.
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Text and illustrations describe some of the special places that one can go to be quiet and alone and to imagine, such as a woods, a seashore, a library, or inside oneself.  Read more...

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"The pretty, framed, full-page pictures have an old-fashioned Saturday Evening Post feel to them." --"Booklist" "In his latest effort, Wood hearkens back to a simpler time to suggest an alternative Read more...

 
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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-09-18) Good Permalink

     Great book about how to find a quiet place and then use your imagination to turn it into something else.  Covers seashores and places around the country.  But especially the library and reading.  A most for your library.

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One of my favorite picture books!

by Matisse (WorldCat user published 2006-12-29) Excellent Permalink
A Quiet Place by Douglas Wood is a beautifully written story about the many places your imagination can take you. I've used this picture book during storytimes at the library and the children have loved it! The illustrations are gorgeous as well. At the end of the story I have asked the children if they...
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