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Around the Year

Around the Year

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by Tasha Tudor
     
 

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Everyone loves a celebration, and renowned illustrator Tasha Tudor offers one for every month in this enchanting treasury of seasons. Come enter a world where sledding excursions melt into summer picnics, and autumn fairs beckon Christmas cheer.

A book to be enjoyed around the year!

Overview

Everyone loves a celebration, and renowned illustrator Tasha Tudor offers one for every month in this enchanting treasury of seasons. Come enter a world where sledding excursions melt into summer picnics, and autumn fairs beckon Christmas cheer.

A book to be enjoyed around the year!

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly
From snowy hills in "January [which] brings us coasting/ Taffy pulls and apple roasting" to December, which "brings glad Christmas cheer," Tasha Tudor's Around the Year alternates between antique watercolors and b&w drawings. The Caldecott Honor artist frames the comforting verse with old-fashioned landscapes and quaint country scenes, first published in 1957. (Oct.) Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.
Children's Literature
Readers of this classic story will be taken back to an era of timeless innocence. A carefree moment in American history is celebrated as children commemorate the changing seasons with an optimistic aura of playfulness and contentment. The charming text was originally copyrighted in 1957. Tasha Tudor's warm watercolor illustrations assist in effectively capturing the essence of nineteen-century rural life. Adults and children alike will enjoy reflecting on this forgotten moment in history. 2001 (orig. 1957), Simon & Schuster, $17.00. Ages 4 to 8. Reviewer: Denise Daley

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780689828478
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
Publication date:
10/01/2001
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
799,395
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile:
AD40L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Tasha Tudor (1915–2008) was a Caldecott artist with more than ninety books to her credit. She was known across the world for her glowing watercolor depictions of the American rural scene of a century ago and for her exquisite paintings of children, flowers, and animals. Tasha Tudor was also the illustrator of A Child’s Garden of Verses, The Night Before Christmas, The Springs of Joy, A Tale for Easter, A Time to Keep, The Dolls’ Christmas, All for Love, Pumpkin Moonshine, A is for Annabelle, and 1 is One, a Caldecott Honor Book.

Tasha Tudor (1915–2008) was a Caldecott artist with more than ninety books to her credit. She was known across the world for her glowing watercolor depictions of the American rural scene of a century ago and for her exquisite paintings of children, flowers, and animals. Tasha Tudor was also the illustrator of A Child’s Garden of Verses, The Night Before Christmas, The Springs of Joy, A Tale for Easter, A Time to Keep, The Dolls’ Christmas, All for Love, Pumpkin Moonshine, A is for Annabelle, and 1 is One, a Caldecott Honor Book.

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