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Picture book of Virginia.

  • 2.81 MB
  • English
Whitman , Chicago



StatementPictures by Kurt Wiese.
LC ClassificationsF231 .B3
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6095813M
LC Control Number51013916

Virginia IS simply beautiful and this book shows the truth of it. Gorgeous pictures capture the feel of this lovely state from one end to the other.

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This is a book to keep and enjoy. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. mack. 5/5(2). THE PEOPLE COULD FLY: The Picture Book Virginia Hamilton, Author, illus. by Leo and Diane Dillon.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $Author: Bernadine Bailey. Virginia Wolf is an inventive, beautiful book. The cover provides a peak at the exceptional, lovely illustrations throughout the book.

The story follows sisters Virginia (Woolf) and Vanessa (Bell) as Virginia begins her day by acting very "wolfish." In fact, she's grumpy and surly and clearly suffering from a serious case of the doldrums/5.

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Includes more challenging vocabulary or content intended for older readers. It is a silly picture book with the title an obvious pun on the famous feminist’s name. The main character is Virginia and she’s feeling wolfish.

The story is written in the voice of Virginia’s sister, Vanessa (named after Virginia Woolf’s sister) and there is a brief mention of a brother Thorby (named after Virginia Woolf’s brother). Rylant's first picture book was When I Was Young in the Mountains, illustrated by Diane Goode (Dutton, ISBN 0 0).

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