Time of Wonder

Time of Wonder

Book - 1957
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The spell of rain, gulls, a foggy morning, the excitement of sailing, the quiet of the night, the sudden terror of a hurricane, and the peace of a Maine island as a family packs up to leave are shown in poetic language and vibrant, evocative pictures.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1957
ISBN: 9780670715121
Branch Call Number: jff MCC NVD
Characteristics: 63 p. : col. ill


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Apr 18, 2017

A Caldecott Medal Winner.

Aug 25, 2014

Favorite kids book of all time. Beautiful writing as well as illustration, capturing the wonder of a childhood summer in Maine.

emilyjwong Oct 02, 2011

This tale of a summer cottage in Penobscot Bay in Maine truly is a tale of wonder. It is a story I have reread many times because of the fond childhood memories it evokes.

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