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Some writer! : the story of E.B. White

Author: Melissa Sweet; Martha White; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company,
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Emery Pratt MARC Records
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"SOME PIG," Charlotte the spider's praise for Wilbur, is just one fondly remembered snippet from E.B. White's Charlotte's Web. In this book, Melissa Sweet mixes White's personal letters, photos, and family ephemera with her own artwork to tell his story, from his birth in 1899 to his death in 1985.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated children's books
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Biographies
Biography
Paper case bindings
Illustrated case bindings
Illustrated endpapers
Book jackets
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: E B White; E B White; E B White; E B White
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Melissa Sweet; Martha White; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company,
ISBN: 9780544319592 0544319591
OCLC Number: 904011868
Awards: Boston Globe/Horn Book Nonfiction Honor, 2017.
NCTE Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children, 2017
Description: 161 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: All's right with the world department --
Once more to the lake --
Years of wonder --
From sea to shining sea --
Answers to hard questions --
A time of enchantment --
Stuart Little --
Bad news --
Charlotte's Web --
The Elements of Style --
The Trumpet of the Swan --
What do our hearts treasure? --
Sentences we hated to come to the end of.
Other Titles: Story of E.B. White
Responsibility: by Melissa Sweet.

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"SOME PIG," Charlotte the spider's praise for Wilbur, is just one fondly remembered snippet from E.B. White's Charlotte's Web. In this book, Melissa Sweet mixes White's personal letters, photos, and family ephemera with her own artwork to tell his story, from his birth in 1899 to his death in 1985.

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