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Jeanette Winter

  • 5 stars across 15 books
    JEANETTE WINTER has written and illustrated many children's books based on true-life stories, including the highly acclaimed MAMA , The Librarian of Basra , and My Name Is Georgia . She lives in New York City.
    22nd August 2008

    Wangari's Trees of Peace

    As a young girl growing up in Kenya, Wangari was surrounded by trees. But years later when she returns home, she is shoc... More

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    23rd April 2015

    Malala a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal a Brave Boy from Pakistan

    Meet two brave young heroes of Pakistan who stood up for the right to freedom and education in this inspirational nonfic... More

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    26th September 2013

    Henri's Scissors

    {\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Arial;}} \viewkind4\uc1\pard\lang2057\fs20 In a small weaving ... More

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    5th March 2015

    Malala/Iqbal

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    1st August 1994

    Diego

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    20th July 2010

    Biblioburro: A True Story from Colombia

    A man, his burros, and his books bring joy to children in remote Colombian villages in this inspiring book based on a ... More

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    1st February 2016

    Nanuk the Ice Bear

    Experience Arctic chills and warm hugs in this nonfiction picture book about a loving polar bear family from acclaimed a... More

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    21st September 2017

    The World Is Not a Rectangle: A Portrait of Architect Zaha Hadid

    Get to know Zaha Hadid in this nonfiction picture book about the famed architect's life and her triumph over adversity f... More

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    1st April 2000

    The Itsy-bitsy Spider

    This nursery rhyme has enchanted children for generations. Now Jeanette Winter's warm, evocative illustrations make this... More

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    1st April 2000

    Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

    Jeanette Winter's warm, evocative illustrations make this classic as delightful to look at as they are to share with lit... More

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      Wangari's Trees of Peace

      This is an absolutely fabulous book which I highly recommend for schools.  Wangari Maathai is a true hero.  She was behind the reforestation of Kenya...

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