By Sharron L. McElmeel

ISBN-10: 0585225575

ISBN-13: 9780585225579

ISBN-10: 0872878279

ISBN-13: 9780872878273

Carry favourite authors and kids jointly on your lecture room with those 3 acclaimed books. each one e-book comprises biographical details, a photograph web page, booklists, and various actions designed to construct studying talents by way of stimulating examining enjoyable.

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He was much in demand, even in the homes of the rich and in the castles of royalty. Compare and contrast Andersen's life story with his tale The Ugly Duckling. 2. Compare and contrast the retellings and the illustrations and technique with: Andersen, Hans Christian. The Ugly Duckling. Retold and illustrated by Adrienne Adams. Scribner, 1965. Andersen, Hans Christian. The Ugly Duckling. Translated by R. Keigwein. Illustrated by Johannes Larsen. d. Andersen, Hans Christian. The Ugly Duckling. Retold by Lilian Moore.

Illustrated by Joseph Low. Knopf, 1959. A picture-book version (long and thin in shape) of the traditional tale, illustrated with bold and heavy, but whimsical, line drawings. deRegniers, Beatrice Schenk. Jack and the Beanstalk. Illustrated by Anne Wilsdorf. Atheneum, 1985. Story is told in verse. Jack steals the giant's sack of gold, the hen who lays golden eggs, and the harp of gold. The items stolen once belonged to Jack's father. Galdone, Paul. The History of Mother Twaddle and the Marvelous Achievements of Her Son Jack.

Cauley's training in illustration prepared her to work in the area of commercial art, but she soon realized that that type of art was too "slick" for her. She thought children's books might be the right place for her art. At first she wrote her own stories to illustrate. They centered on things she enjoyedmaking and doing things and cooking. Her first titles, Things to Make and Do for Thanksgiving (Watts) and Pease-Porridge Hot: A Mother Goose Cookbook (Putnam), were published in 1977, and The Bake-Off (Putnam, 1978) appeared the following year.

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