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In the Great Green Room

The Brilliant and Bold Life of Margaret Wise Brown

by Amy Gary

Hardcover, 288 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $26.99 |

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In the Great Green Room
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The Brilliant and Bold Life of Margaret Wise Brown
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Captures the exceptional life, imagination and passion of the author of Goodnight Moon, in a book that draws from unpublished manuscripts, songs, personal letters and diaries that the author discovered in Margaret Wise Brown's sister's attic.

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Margaret Wise Brown is the author of beloved children's books such as Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. She died suddenly at age 42, leaving behind a body of unpublished work. HarperCollins Children's Books hide caption

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'Goodnight Moon' Author Margaret Wise Brown Was No Old Lady Whispering Hush

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