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The Little Cow and the Turtle

Written by Meindert De Jong & illustrated by Maurice Sendak
Published by HarperCollins
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Jun 1, 1955
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A little cow befriends three hoboes who feed her honey, two little boys who feed her apples, and a turtle on a valiant journey to the lake.

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Who Illustrated The Little Cow and the Turtle

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Maurice Sendak

Maurice Sendak was born June 10, 1928, in Brooklyn, NY. He received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for <i>Where the Wild Things Are</i>. In 1970 he received the international Hans Christian Andersen Medal for illustration, and he remains the only American ever awarded this honor. In 1983, Sendak received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award from the American Library Association, given in recognition of his entire body of work. He also received a 1996 National Medal of Arts in recognition of his contribution of arts in America. He illustrated over 80 books. He died May 8, 2012.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780844664774
Publication Date:
June 1, 1955
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0844664774

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