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A Story Is to Share: How Ruth Krauss Found Another Way to Tell a Tale

a story is to share

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Abrams Books for Young Readers October 2022
Language Arts Curriculum

The extraordinarily told, one-of-a-kind story of legendary author and children’s book icon Ruth Krauss

Born a baby late at night there’s no parade just crashing rain

She listens listens writes and draws stitches pages sews a book She finds another way to tell a tale

This unique picture book biography provides a mesmerizing look at the life of children’s writer Ruth Krauss (1901–1993), best known for books such as The Carrot SeedA Hole is to Dig, and A Very Special House. With an imaginative, spontaneous text from Carter Higgins that pays homage to Krauss’s distinctive voice, and Isabelle Arsenault’s exquisite illustrations that evoke a childlike sense of wonder, A Story Is to Share is a tribute to storytelling and creativity of all kinds.---from the publisher

40 pages                          978-1419749933                       Ages 7-10

Keywords: picture book biography, author, writing, creative writing, storytelling, creativity, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, Language Arts Curriculum

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