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Listen to the Rain free pdf Martin and Archambault evoke the beauty and the mystery, the sounds and the silences of rain. Their marvelous ear for the melodies and rhythms of language, combined with Endicott's spare, almost abstract paintings, creates a lyrical book with haunting power. Full-color illustrations.

About Jr. Martin, Bill

Bill Martin, Jr. (1916-2004) was an elementary-school principal, teacher, writer, and poet. His more than 300 books, among them the bestselling classics "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?- Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?- Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?-" and "Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, " are a testament to his ability to speak directly to children. Martin held a doctoral degree in early childhood education. Born in Kansas, he worked as an elementary-school principal in Chicago before moving to New York City, where he worked in publishing developing innovative reading programs for schools. After several years, he devoted himself full-time to writing his children's books. He lived in New York until 1993, when he moved to Texas. He lived in the east Texas woods, near the town of Commerce, until he passed away in 2004. John Archambault is a poet, journalist, and storyteller, who worked with Bill Martin, Jr. on such outstanding books as "Up and Down the Merry-Go-Round, The Ghost-Eye Tree, Knots on a Counting Rope," and "Barn Dance!" He lives in California.James Endicott's illustrations have appeared in "Time, the Atlantic Monthly, the New York Times, Bon Appetit," and many other national publications. He lives in Texas."

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Author : Jr. Martin, Bill
Publisher : Henry Holt
Data Published : 01 November 1988
ISBN : 0805006826
EAN : 9780805006827
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 32 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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