This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: A humorous "guide to life" for grown-ups One day, Diane Muldrow, a longtime editor of the iconic Little Golden Books, realized that, despite their whimsical appearance, there was hardly a real-life situation that hadn't been covered in the more than 70-year-old line of children's books--from managing money, to the importance of exercise, to finding contentment in the simplest things. In this age of debt, depression, and diabetes, could we adults use a refresher course in the gentle lessons from these adorable books, she wondered--a "Little Golden guide to life"? Yes, we could Muldrow's humorous yet practical tips for getting the most out of life ("Don't forget to enjoy your wedding " "Be a hugger." "Sweatpants are bad for morale."), drawn from more than 60 stories, are paired with delightful images from these best-loved children's books of all time--among them "The Poky Little Puppy, Pantaloon, Mister Dog, Nurse Nancy, We Help Mommy, Five Pennies to Spend, "and "The Little Red Hen. "The Golden greats of children's illustration are represented here as well: Richard Scarry, Garth Williams, Eloise Wilkin, J. P. Miller, and Mary Blair, among many others. Sure to bring memories and a smile, this book is a perfect gift for baby boomers, recent grads, lovers of children's literature--or anyone who cherishes the sturdy little books with the shiny cardboard covers and gold foil spines. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: Next in the EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW... series comes a book perfect for your valentine, your family, or YOU. Charming and witty as ever, this new treasury of insights reveals that, for all the love-related mystery and confusion we face as adults, those Little Golden Books may have had the answers all along.
About the Author: DIANE MULDROW, editorial director at Golden Books, has written dozens of children's books, including We Planted a Tree, illustrated by Bob Staake. She edited Golden Legacy: How Golden Books Won Children's Hearts, Changed Publishing Forever, and Became an American Icon Along the Way, by Leonard Marcus.
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Descrizione libro Random House Children's Books. Library Binding. Condizione libro: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Codice libro della libreria G0375974148I5N10
Descrizione libro Golden Books 2014-12-23, 2014. Library Binding. Condizione libro: New. Library Binding. Publisher overstock, may contain remainder mark on edge. Codice libro della libreria 9780375974144B
Descrizione libro Golden Books. Library Binding. Condizione libro: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Codice libro della libreria 2769322584
Descrizione libro Golden Books, 2014. Library Binding. Condizione libro: New. New Hardcover Book with a remainder dot on the bottom page edge. Books are new and unused Tight bindings and clean crisp pages! Love is all around, especially in Little Golden Books! Dian Muldrow's witty, tender observations about the ins and outs of relationships- with friends, spouses, siblings, children, and even pets- are paired with delightful images from the best-loved children's books of all time!. Codice libro della libreria 161119H
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Descrizione libro Golden Books, 2014. Library Binding. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110375974148
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