“The guy everyone knows as the inventor of earmuffs is Chester Greenwood.” But earmuffs actually “had already been born years earlier—four months before Chester was!” Author’s note. Information about patents. Bibliography. Photographs of Chester Greenwood and a parade celebrating Chester Greenwood Day. Full-color illustrations done in acrylic paint.
Earmuffs for Everyone!: How Chester Greenwood Became Known as the Inventor of EarmuffsBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781481406376 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Paula Wiseman Page Count: 48 Trim Size: 9" x 10" Dewey Classification: 687/.4 B Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.4, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.4, Points: 2 Lexile: Level: AD720L Awards & Honors: Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books of 2015, Picture Books
Booklist Best Picture Books of 2015
Booklist Editor’s Choice 2015, Nonfiction, Young Readers
Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2015, Informational Books for Younger Readers
2016 CCBC Choices–Historical People, Places, and Events
2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Elementary / Middle Grade Nonfiction
Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Biography and Memoir
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