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Author: E L Konigsburg; Atheneum (New York, N.Y.)
Publisher: New York, NY : Atheneum, ©1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of nine speeches that address the need for books and the role books have played and should continue to play in the lives of children.
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Genre/Form: Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Named Person: E L Konigsburg
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E L Konigsburg; Atheneum (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN: 0689319932 9780689319938
OCLC Number: 31132188
Notes: "A Jean Karl book."
Baldwin Library copy signed by the author.
"Designed by Ann Bobco and Anne Scatto"--Title page verso.
Description: 198 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Newbery award acceptance --
Lethal weapon --
Painting a novel for children --
Going home --
The middle-aged child is not an oxymoron --
Sprezzatura: a kind of excellence --
Between a peach and the universe --
The mask beneath the face --
The big bang, the big picture, and the book you hold in your hand.
Other Titles: Talk talk.
Responsibility: E.L. Konigsburg.
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From her Newbery acceptance speech in 1968 to her 1992 Ann Carol Moore lecture, Elaine Konigsburg, author of From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler and other well-known books, has  Read more...

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