Featuring movie stills on the box from the motion picture Charlotte's Web, this attractive set not only contains the story of a little girl named Fern and her favorite pig, but also the tales of a little mouse with a heroic spirit and a swan who finds his true voice. E. B. White's timeless and unforgettable novels Charlotte's Web, Stuart Little, and The Trumpet of the Swan have endured throughout the years, complemented by Garth Williams' art in Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little and Fred Marcellino's illustrations in The Trumpet of the Swan. This box set with the three novels features the classic art known and loved by generations throughout the interior pages and on the jackets.
|Edition description:||hardcover edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.50(h) x 2.60(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Essayist and early New Yorker writer E. B. White (18991985) also wrote the children's classics Stuart Little, Charlotte's Web, and The Trumpet of the Swan, and updated The Elements of Style. He was awarded the Gold Medal for Essays and Criticism of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, the National Medal for Literature, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and (in 1973) was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He lived in Maine and New York City.
Date of Birth:July 11, 1899
Date of Death:October 1, 1985
Place of Birth:Mount Vernon, New York
Place of Death:North Brooklin, Maine
Education:B.A., Cornell University, 1921