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Maria Gianferrari

  • 5 stars across 5 books

    Maria Gianferrari 's favorite pastime is searching for perching red-tailed hawks while driving down the highway. When she's not driving, she's watching Cornell Hawk mates, Big Red and Ezra, raise their chicks each year via birdcam. She's the author of Coyote Moon and Hello Goodbye Dog , also published by Roaring Brook Press. Maria lives in Virginia with her scientist husband, artist daughter, and rescue dog, Becca.

    Brian Floca is the author and illustrator of numerous award-winning books for young readers, including Locomotive , winner of the Caldecott Medal and a New York Times bestseller, Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11, and Lightship, each a Robert F. Sibert Honor book. He is illustrator of many more books, including Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan's Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring , also a Sibert Honor book, Avi's Poppy Stories series, and Princess Cora and the Crocodile , by Laura Amy Schlitz. Brian was born and raised in Temple, Texas, and currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

    7th April 2003

    Hello, Goodbye

    "Hello! Hello!" come little voices, squeaky voices and deep-down voices from all over the tree. But when it begins to ra... More

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    7th July 2015

    Penny & Jelly: The School Show

    This young and funny picture book introduces the soon-to-be star of her school talent show: Penny. Despite her desire to... More

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    3rd April 2018

    Terrific Tongues

    This fascinating and whimsical nonfiction picture book uses humorous comparisons and playful artwork to teach children... More

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    1st April 2021

    Be a Tree!

    A lyrical, gorgeously illustrated look at the majesty of trees-and what humans can learn from them Stand tall... More

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    5th June 2007

    Hawk

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