The Little House 75th Anniversary Edition-9781328741943

The Little House 75th Anniversary Edition

by Virginia Burton
$17.99
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This beautiful and timeless picture book about the changes that come to a little house in the country is celebrating its seventy fifth anniversary. This special edition features a beautiful set of window cling stickers -- perfect for decorating your own "Little House."


  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9781328741943
  • ISBN-10: 132874194X
  • Pages: 44
  • Publication Date: 10/10/2017
  • Carton Quantity: 40

About the book

Seventy-five years ago, Virginia Lee Burton created the Little House, and since then generations of readers have been enchanted by the story of this happy home and her journey from the pleasures of nature to the bustling city, and back again.   

 

In celebration of this beloved classic’s seventy-fifth anniversary, this special edition features a beautiful set of window cling stickers—perfect for decorating your own "Little House"—and free downloadable audio (access code printed inside the book).

About the author
Virginia Burton

Virginia Lee Burton (1909-1968) was the talented author and illustrator of some of the most enduring books ever written for children. The winner of the 1942 Caldecott Medal for THE LITTLE HOUSE, Burton's books include heroes and happy endings, lively illustrations, and a dash of nostalgia. She lived with her two sons, Aristides and Michael, and her husband George Demetrios, the sculptor, in a section of Gloucester, Massachusetts, called Folly Cove. Here she taught a class in design and from it emerged the Folly Cove designers, a group of internationally known professional artisans. She is the author of many classic children's picture books, including MIKE MULLIGAN AND HIS STEAM SHOVEL and KATY AND THE BIG SNOW.

Reviews

"This engaging picture book clearly presents a wealth of information." Booklist, ALA