Roughing It on the Oregon Trail

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Product Details

Price
$7.99
Publisher
HarperCollins
Publish Date
Pages
48
Dimensions
9.8 X 8.0 X 0.2 inches | 0.4 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780064490061

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About the Author

Diane Stanley is the author and illustrator of beloved books for young readers, including The Silver Bowl, which received three starred reviews, was named a best book of the year by Kirkus Reviews and Book Links Lasting Connections, and was an ALA Booklist Editors' Choice; The Cup and the Crown; Saving Sky, winner of the Arab American Museum's Arab American Book Award and a Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year; Bella at Midnight, a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year and an ALA Booklist Editors' Choice; The Mysterious Case of the Allbright Academy; The Mysterious Matter of I. M. Fine; and A Time Apart. Well known as the author and illustrator of award-winning picture-book biographies, she is the recipient of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children and the Washington Post-Children's Book Guild Nonfiction Award for her body of work.

Ms. Stanley has also written and illustrated numerous picture books, including three creatively reimagined fairy tales: The Giant and the Beanstalk, Goldie and the Three Bears, and Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. dianestanleybooks.com.

Holly Berry is an award-winning artist and illustrator of picture books for children. Her books include I'm a Pig by Sarah Weeks, The Gingerbread Cowboy by Janet Squires, and Market Day by Eve Bunting, among others. She lives on a blueberry farm in Maine with her family and a few pets--including a cat named Flossie.

Reviews

"Stanley's wit and authority are very much in evidence.... [She] does for history what Joanna Cole and her Magic School Bus do for science." --"The Bulletin for the Center for Children's Books"Stanley gives a humorous and historically accurate account.... Even history buffs will find something new in this description.... Berry provides appealing illustrations, rich in detail."--"Kirkus Reviews
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