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The Seashore Book

Written by Charlotte Zolotow & illustrated by Wendell Minor
Published by Charlesbridge
Goodreads Rating - 3.9 / 5.0
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A summer classic by two masters, reissued and redesigned for contemporary audiences.

Wendell Minor’s elegant artwork and Charlotte Zolotow’s simple, evocative prose brings a day at the beach vividly to life as a boy and his mother imagine what it would be like to spend a day at the seashore.

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Who Wrote The Seashore Book

Charlotte Zolotow

CHARLOTTE ZOLOTOW wrote more than seventy books, many of which are picture book classics. She is survived by her truly extraordinary legacy

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Who Illustrated The Seashore Book

Wendell Minor

Wendell Minor has illustrated dozens of picture books, and his work has won countless awards and is in permanent collections of such institutions as the Museum of American Illustration and the Library of Congress. His cover illustrations have graced some of the most significant novels of our time by authors such as Toni Morrison, David McCullough, and James Michener. He lives in Washington, Connecticut. Visit him online at

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