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A chair for my mother / by Vera B. Williams.

Williams, Vera B. (Author). Greenwillow Books. (Publisher).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 068800914X
  • ISBN: 9780688009144
  • ISBN: 0688009158
  • ISBN: 9780688009151
  • ISBN: 0688040748
  • ISBN: 9780688040741
  • ISBN: 0606024840
  • ISBN: 9780606024846
  • ISBN: 0590331558
  • ISBN: 9780590331555
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, ©1982.

Contents / Notes

General Note: Art techniques used: Childlike watercolor in vivid hues.
Summary, etc.: A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 1983.
Subject: Families > Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families > Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers > Juvenile fiction.
Saving and investment > Juvenile fiction.
Chairs > Juvenile fiction.
Fires > Juvenile fiction.
Generosity > Juvenile fiction.
Waitresses > Juvenile fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Saving and investment > Fiction.
Chairs > Fiction.
Genre: Caldecott Medal Honor book > 1983.
Dust jackets (Bindings) > 1982.
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