A mix of White’s personal letters, photos, and family ephemera tell his story, from his birth in 1899 to his death in 1985. Author’s note and a note about the art. Afterword by Martha White. Time line. Notes. Selected bibliography. Index. Black-and-white photographs and archival material. Reproductions. Full-color illustrations were done in watercolor, gouache, and mixed media.
Some Writer!: The Story of E. B. WhiteBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780544319592 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Page Count: 176 Trim Size: 7" x 9" Accelerated Reader: Level: 6.5, Points: 2 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 9.2, Points: 6 Lexile: Level: 1030L Awards & Honors: SLJ’s Best Books of 2016, Nonfiction
Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Middle-Grade
NCTE Orbis Pictus Award 2017, Winner
Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2016, Middle Grade
New York Public Library 2016 Best Books for Kids, Nonfiction
Booklist 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Middle Readers, Nonfiction Booklist 2016 Lasting Connections, Language Arts
Shelf Awareness 2016 Best Books of the Year, Middle Grade
ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, All Ages
Los Angeles Public Library Best of 2016: Children’s Book
BCCB 2016 Blue Ribbons, Nonfiction
The Nonfiction Detectives, 2016 Best Nonfiction Books for Children
Parents’ Choice Award Winner, Nonfiction Gold
2017 Capitol Choices, Seven to Ten
The Washington Post Best Children’s and Young Adult Books of 2016
2016 Cybils Award Winner, Juvenile Nonfiction
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