Robert Munsch: Portrait of an Extraordinary Canadian

Robert Munsch: Portrait of an Extraordinary Canadian

by Frank B Edwards
     
 

Young readers may be amazed to learn that Canada's bestselling author (30 million books so far) started off in Pennsylvania and struggled in school. A solitary daydreamer, raised in a large, boisterous family, he found solace in books at an early age. Considered a slow learner by the nuns who taught him, his creative gifts were eventually recognized by a

Overview

Young readers may be amazed to learn that Canada's bestselling author (30 million books so far) started off in Pennsylvania and struggled in school. A solitary daydreamer, raised in a large, boisterous family, he found solace in books at an early age. Considered a slow learner by the nuns who taught him, his creative gifts were eventually recognized by a sympathetic librarian who encouraged him to keep reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781554551385
Publisher:
Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Limited
Publication date:
03/02/2009
Series:
Larger Than Life Series
Pages:
71
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
7 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

Versatile and prolific, Frank B. Edwards has written 23 children_s books (for ages 3 to 12), including juvenile novels, picture books and early readers. His first novel, "Frogger," was nominated for a Silver Birch Award. Frank_s humorous picture books are popular with children, parents and teachers alike.

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