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The Emperor's New Clothes

Written by Hans Christian Andersen & illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton
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A young boy who wishes for the return of dinosaurs imagines how useful they would be.

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Who Wrote The Emperor's New Clothes

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Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen was born in 1805 in Odense, Denmark. Andersen became famous for his collection of 156 fairy tales: his were the most important art fairy tales of the Biedermeier period. He died in 1875 in Copenhagen.

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Who Illustrated The Emperor's New Clothes

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Virginia Lee Burton

Virginia Lee Burton (1909-1968) was the talented author and illustrator of some of the most enduring books ever written for children. The winner of the 1942 Caldecott Medal for THE LITTLE HOUSE, Burton’s books include heroes and happy endings, lively illustrations, and a dash of nostalgia. She lived with her two sons, Aristides and Michael, and her husband George Demetrios, the sculptor, in a section of Gloucester, Massachusetts, called Folly Cove. Here she taught a class in design and from it emerged the Folly Cove designers, a group of internationally known professional artisans. She is the author of many classic children’s picture books, including MIKE MULLIGAN AND HIS STEAM SHOVEL and KATY AND THE BIG SNOW.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780618344208
Publication Date:
January 1, 1978
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2004268783
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
60776477
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0618344209
Lexile:
AD630L
Accelerated Reader Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
9494
ATOS Book Level:
5.5
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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