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Lisa Westberg Peters (Author), Ed Young (Illustrator). In this subdued chronicle of a year's passage, Peters (When the Fly Flew In) depicts the months as 12 fair- and foul-weather friends.
Lisa Westberg Peters (Author), Ed Young (Illustrator). Her volume begins with the onset of winter: "Shy November looked out with her eyes puddle-gray,. want to play?' " Generous December provides snow to build "a woolly white bear icicle hair," but January and February are too drowsy to have fun.
by. Peters, Lisa Westberg. Young, Ed; Henry Holt and Company. Sony Alpha-A6300 (Control). Months - Juvenile fiction, Stories in rhyme - Juvenile fiction, Friendship - Juvenile poetry, Seasons - Juvenile poetry, Months - Fiction, Stories in rhyme, Friendship, Months, Seasons, Stories in rhyme, Months - Fiction, Stories in rhyme. New York : Henry Holt.
October Smiled Back book. Shy November looked outwith her eyes puddle-gray .
by Lisa Westberg Peters. Shy November looked outwith her eyes puddle-gray want to play?
by Lisa Westberg Peters. Shy November looked outwith her eyes puddle-gray want to play? By personifying the months of the year, the author of this exuberant poem brings to life the capricious feelings of friendship- from children's quarrels to their flights of fancy. We see, through the eyes of a child, the way a friendship ebbs and flows with the changing seasons.
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October Smiled Back, Holt (New York, NY), 1996. Lisa Westberg Peters has written a number of books, novels, and verse aimed at a young audience. Peters, Lisa Westberg 1951–. Something About the Author. Cold Little Duck, Duck, Duck, Greenwillow Books (New York, NY), 2000. Our Family Tree: An Evolution Story, Harcourt (San Diego, CA), 2003. Among her titles are Our Family Tree: An Evolution Story and Earthshake: Poems from the Ground Up. Peters was born and raised in Minnesota, where she often spent the summers in a cabin alongside the St. Croix River.
New York: Henry Holt and Company. October Smiled Back is a story about the twelve months and the four seasons it undergoes while giving each month a vivid personality. For each page/ illustration you are looking out of the child’s eyes.
October Smiled Back, by Lisa Westberg Peters Hardcover Henry Holt and C. 1996 Ages 3-7. In this subdued chronicle of a year's passage. Lisa Westberg subtly conjures the months' personalities, and she is matched well with Caldecott Medalist Young (Lon Po Po). Filling each spread with cut- and torn-paper collages, the artist uses handmade papers for pulpy textures, grainy speckles or, in the case of June's fiery dragon, a marbleized effect.
The Missiles of October is a 1974 docudrama made-for-television play about the Cuban Missile Crisis. The title evokes the book The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman about the missteps amongst the great powers and the failed chances to give an opponent a graceful way out, which led to the First World War. The teleplay introduced William Devane as President John F. Kennedy and cast Martin Sheen as United States Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy.