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Elizabeth George Speare

by Marilyn Apseloff

  • 245 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Twayne, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Speare, Elizabeth George -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Children"s stories, American -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 142-146) and index.

      StatementMarilyn Fain Apseloff.
      SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series ;, TUSAS 541., Children"s literature, Twayne"s United States authors series ;, TUSAS 541., Twayne"s United States authors series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.P396 Z65 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 150 p. :
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1556333M
      ISBN 100805776362
      LC Control Number91036762

      Elizabeth George Speare was an American writer of children's books, best known for historical novels including two Newbery Medal winners. She has been called one of America's most popular. Elizabeth George Speare was born in Melrose, Massachusetts, on Novem She lived in New England all her life. A graduate of Boston University, Speare always wanted to write but didn’t start untill her two children were in junior high school. She won the Newbery Medal for The Witch.

        Elizabeth George Speare – The Sign of the Beaver Audio Book Online. We reviewed it aloud in the house so all brother or sisters could enjoy it. The book was so enjoyable to check out that it was difficult to stop as well as put it down once we started reading it.   About Elizabeth George Speare. Elizabeth George Speare was born in Melrose, Massachusetts, on Novem She lived in New England all her life. A graduate of Boston University, Speare always wanted to write but didn’t start untill her two children were in junior high school. She More about Elizabeth George Speare.

      ELIZABETH GEORGE SPEARE () won the Newbery Medal for The Witch of Blackbird Pond and the Newbery Medal for The Bronze also received a Newbery Honor in for The Sign of the Beaver, and in she was presented with the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for her substantial and enduring contribution to children's her beginings as a writer working on 4/5(). Welcome to HMH Books & Media, where groundbreaking voices have found a home since Summer Reads. There's something for everyone on our summer reading list. Elizabeth George Speare. Little Blue Truck Leads the Way board book. Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry. The Lemonade War. Jacqueline Davies. The Whole


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She also received a Newbery Honor Award inand in she was presented with the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for her substantial and enduring contribution to children's literature. One of the most critically acclaimed writers of historical fiction for children and young adults, Elizabeth George Speare was born and raised in Melrose, Massachusetts, in She died on.

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Speare began by writing articles and her first book, Calico Captive, was published in The Witch of Blackbird Pond, finished the next year, was the first of her Newbery Medal winners. Her third book, The Bronze Bow, brought her second Newbery Medal.

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Elizabeth George Speare was born Novemin Massachusetts to Harry Allan and Demetria George. She would later pick up the last name Speare after meeting and marrying her husband, Alden.

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Traces of Mrs. Speare's previous three historical novels for "young people" (two of which won the Newbery Award) still linger in this, her first novel for adults. This, too, is an historical novel, concerning the settling of Stockbridge, Mass.

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