Imatge de l'autor

Patricia Lee Gauch

Autor/a de Christina Katerina and the Box

36+ obres 2,110 Membres 24 Ressenyes

Sobre l'autor

Author and editor Patricia Lee Gauch was born in Detroit, Michigan on January 3, 1934. She received a B. A. in English Literature from Miami University in Ohio, a M. A. in Teaching from Manhattanville College in Purchase, New York, and a Doctorate in English Literature from Drew University in mostra'n més Madison, New Jersey. Before she began writing children's books, she was a newspaper reporter for the Louisville Courier-Journal and freelanced for the Detroit Free Press. She has written over thirty children's books, which have received critical acclaim as well as numerous awards and citations. In 1985, she became the Editor-in-Chief of Philomel Books and was the editor for Caldecott Medal winners Owl Moon by Jane Yolen and Lon Po Po by Ed Young, as well as the Caldecott Honor winner Seven Blind Mice, also by Ed Young. She has taught children's literature at Rutgers University and Drew University and her reviews have appeared in The New York Times. She is currently the Vice-President and Editorial Director of Philomel Books and lives in Hyde Park, New York. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys
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Obres de Patricia Lee Gauch

Christina Katerina and the Box (1971) 552 exemplars
Dance, Tanya (1989) 316 exemplars
Thunder at Gettysburg (1975) 257 exemplars
Aaron and the Green Mountain Boys (1972) 151 exemplars
This Time, Tempe Wick? (1974) 86 exemplars
Bravo, Tanya (1992) 66 exemplars
Tanya and the Magic Wardrobe (1997) 59 exemplars
The Little Friar Who Flew (1980) 45 exemplars
Noah (1994) 45 exemplars
Poppy's Puppet (1999) 25 exemplars
Once upon Dinkelsbuhl (1977) 21 exemplars
On to Widecombe Fair (1978) 19 exemplars
Uncle Magic (1992) 16 exemplars
Fridays (1979) — Autor — 13 exemplars
The impossible Major Rogers (1977) 12 exemplars
The Tanya Treasury (2002) 12 exemplars
Tanya Steps Out (1996) 12 exemplars
Kate Alone (1980) 10 exemplars
Night Talks (1983) 8 exemplars
Tanya Loved to Dance (1989) 7 exemplars
Grandpa and Me. (1972) 5 exemplars
Morelli's Game (1982) 5 exemplars
The Green of Me (1978) 4 exemplars
My old tree (1970) 3 exemplars
A Secret House (1970) 3 exemplars
Dance Tanya 2 exemplars

Obres associades

The Little Engine That Could (1930) — Editor, algunes edicions10,780 exemplars
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 3, No. 11, July 1976 (1976) — Col·laborador — 3 exemplars


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Loved this book about an spirited, independent-minded child and her developing friendship with another girl. The book showed girls being strangers to each other, and the anxiety of a type of competitiveness, without ginning up a lot of unnecessary hostility and girlhood rivalry. In short, a welcome departure from a lot of beginning-girl-friendship tales.[return][return]Plus, an excellent demonstration of imagination at work, and I loved the way the illustrations showed the girls dancing like animals.… (més)
adaq | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Dec 25, 2019 |
I like this story because it's so fresh. The little girl in the story is determined and imaginative. She goes on a journey while her father is at the hospital icking up Mom and her new baby sister and grandma is takinga nap with brother. She takes all her bears and her dog and without fear of the consequences leaves and crosses several blocks. At the end of the journey, she gets off her intended courses when a dog runs away with part of the train and you think this is the place for some nice, adult or animal to help a poor lost child. But no She remains calm and trusts her own sense of direction until she's back in familiar territory. i like the illustrations. Christina is wonderfully, realisticly unkempt and there are extra details that let you draw assumptions about other things which are happening in the story.… (més)
aprille | Dec 14, 2019 |
This book is a great book about patiences. It can teach children that we may want to do certain things but it is not the time to do them yet one day they will get their chance.
Galiana.Carranza | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Nov 16, 2019 |
I felt a reflection of myself in this story, so being biased, I loved this story. the illustrations and story line were beautiful
Nicole.Hayden | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Oct 17, 2019 |



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