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A Sick Day For Amos McGee

Erin E. Stead

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AT THE LIBRARY: Encourage kindness with picture books

Rapid City Journal
For older toddler and preschool-age children you will want to pick up “A Sick Day For Amos McGee” by Philip C. Stead and Erin E. Stead. This touching book tells the story of a zookeeper, Amos, who wakes up with the sniffles and the sneezes and has to ...

2011 Caldecott Medal Winner A Sick Day For Amos McGee News

Authors Turn Unfinished Twain Manuscript Into Children's Picture Book

Hartford Courant
Erin Stead won the Caldecott Medal, the nation's most prestigious award for children's book illustrators, in 2011 for "A Sick Day for Amos McGee," which was written by her husband, Philip Stead. Cindy Lovell, former executive director of the Twain ...

2011 Caldecott Medal Winner A Sick Day For Amos McGee News

New Mark Twain Fairy Tale Unearthed

Smithsonian
Philip and Erin Stead—winners of a 2011 Caldecott Medal for their picture book A Sick Day for Amos McGee, completed and illustrated the story. Since no other stories told by Clemens to his children have survived, the find was special indeed. It just ...

2011 Caldecott Medal Winner A Sick Day For Amos McGee News

A Never-Before-Published Mark Twain Story Is Being Released Later This Year

Bustle
On Thursday, Random House Children's Books announced that an unpublished Mark Twain story was finished by children's book authors, and will be available for purchase later this year. A Sick Day for Amos McGee authors Philip and Erin Stead completed ...



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