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The Purple Coat

The Purple Coat

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by Amy Hest
     
 

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Despite her mother's reminder that 'navy blue is what you always get, ' Gabby begs her tailor grandfather to make her a beautiful purple fall coat.

Overview

Despite her mother's reminder that 'navy blue is what you always get, ' Gabby begs her tailor grandfather to make her a beautiful purple fall coat.

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Once in a while it's good to try something new, declares this fanciful tale's heroine, as she conspires to break out of a clothing rut. Ages 5-8. (Sept.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780780714670
Publisher:
Perfection Learning Prebound
Publication date:
09/01/1992
Series:
Reading Rainbow Bks.
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Amy Schwartz has written and illustrated many classic books for children, including Bea and Mr. Jones, a Reading Rainbow featured title; What James Likes Best, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award; and the Roaring Brook Press titles A Teeny Tiny Baby, Tiny & Hercules, Starring Miss Darlene, and A Beautiful Girl. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband, children’s book historian Leonard S. Marcus, and their son, Jacob.

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