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By Virginia Lee Burton

Best recognized for the ever renowned Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel and the Caldecott Medal winner The Little condo, Virginia Lee Burton wrote and illustrated tales which have been interesting youngsters, mom and dad, and grandparents for greater than sixty years. lots of her books—with subject matters that honor an easy lifestyle and rejoice heroes who undergo via choice and by means of adapting to change—have develop into vintage American stories. With an creation via Barbara Elleman, writer of Virginia Lee Burton: A existence in Art,this good-looking assortment commemorates 4 of Burton’s most well liked tales, each one featured whole and unabridged. Their attraction this day, as powerful as while the books have been first released, is a tribute to at least one of America’s so much leading edge illustrators, designers, and writers of news for kids.

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