Where Once There Was a Wood

Where Once There Was a Wood

by Denise Fleming

Hardcover(First Edition)

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"Fleming celebrates wildlife in this beautifully illustrated picture book.... Included are lists of plants that provide shelter and food and books that provide further information." —Booklist

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780805037616
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Publication date: 04/15/1996
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 34
Product dimensions: 10.36(w) x 10.33(h) x 0.42(d)
Age Range: 4 - 10 Years

About the Author

Denise Fleming has written and illustrated many children's books, including In the Tall, Tall Grass, Shout! Shout It Out!, and Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy. She won a Caldecott Honor for In the Small, Small Pond. Denise published her first painting in the third grade, when she started taking classes at the Toledo Museum of Art and one of her paintings was chosen to be the cover of a teacher's magazine. She now works primarily with paper, by pouring colored paper pulp through hand-cut stencils. She lives in Toledo, Ohio.

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"Fleming's unique illustrative style provides an exciting backdrop to this distinctive, environmental picture book."—School Library Journal

"Contains some of Fleming's most accomplished work ever. A beautiful call to arms."—Publisher's Weekly

"A book that's as welcome as spring."—Kirkus Reviews

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