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Alaska Mother Goose and Other North Country Nursery Rhymes

Written by Shelley Gill & illustrated by Shannon Cartwright
Published by Little Bigfoot
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Jul 29, 1997
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Alaska’s favorite children’s book offers both new and old favorites with a northern flair. Meet all the wild critters of the North in this charming book of nursery rhymes. Ages 3 and up. Printed on recycled paper. This book includes a Glossary of terms, providing interesting facts and explanations about the animals that call Alaska their home. Curious kids can learn more about: snow geese, musk oxen, sea otters, Arctic (white) foxes, collared lemmings, Coho salmon, and more!

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Who Wrote Alaska Mother Goose and Other North Country Nursery Rhymes

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Shelley Gill

Reporter, wrangler, Iditarod musher Shelley Gill strives to write books kids can relate to and have them say, “This is my favorite book!” Gill lives in Homer, Alaska - a small fishing town on the tip of the Kenai Peninsula with her daughter Kye and her animals.

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Who Illustrated Alaska Mother Goose and Other North Country Nursery Rhymes

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Shannon Cartwright

SHANNON CARTWRIGHT arrived in Alaska in 1972 after graduating from the University of Michigan School of Architecture and Design. She was drawn north by the stories she heard as a child from her grandmother, Esther Schaubel, a famous public-health nurse who spent 15 years in the Alaska bush during the ‘40s and ‘50s.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780934007023
Publication Date:
July 29, 1997
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
87060489
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
21525571
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0934007020

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