Hiawatha Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Hiawatha

Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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Book Title
Hiawatha
Author
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
ISBN
9780140558821
A School Library Journal Best Book of the YearA Booklist Editor's Choice Rich in imagery and detail, this exquisitely rendered picture book introduces readers to one of America's favorite classic poems, "The Song of Hiawatha" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Illustrated by Susan Jeffers, the Caldecott-Honor winning author of Three Jovial Huntsmen, A Mother Goose Rhyme, this book beautifully weaves together oral traditions of American Indian culture and presents a charming and hypnotic account of Hiawatha's boyhood. "Exquisite, detailed illustrations grace this picture book which presents the part of Longfellow's stirring poem dealing with Hiawatha's boyhood and his relationship to his grandmother, who teaches him about the ways of animals and the forces of nature. The illustrator's careful research on flora and fauna and woodland Indian culture is evident. Some of the poem's background is explained in a note at the beginning. This is truly a picture book for all ages."--Children's Literature (emphasis added)Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Henry Wadsworth LongfellowPublisher: Puffin BooksPublished: 10/01/1996ISBN: 9780140558821Pages: 32Weight: 0.35lbsSize: 12.00h x 9.80w x 0.10dAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 55161 / Hiawatha: Pictures by Susan JeffersReading Level: 5.2 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
A Booklist Editor's Choice

Rich in imagery and detail, this exquisitely rendered picture book introduces readers to one of America's favorite classic poems, "The Song of Hiawatha" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Illustrated by Susan Jeffers, the Caldecott-Honor winning author of Three Jovial Huntsmen, A Mother Goose Rhyme, this book beautifully weaves together oral traditions of American Indian culture and presents a charming and hypnotic account of Hiawatha's boyhood.

"Exquisite, detailed illustrations grace this picture book which presents the part of Longfellow's stirring poem dealing with Hiawatha's boyhood and his relationship to his grandmother, who teaches him about the ways of animals and the forces of nature. The illustrator's careful research on flora and fauna and woodland Indian culture is evident. Some of the poem's background is explained in a note at the beginning. This is truly a picture book for all ages."--Children's Literature (emphasis added)

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 10/01/1996
ISBN: 9780140558821
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.35lbs
Size: 12.00h x 9.80w x 0.10d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 55161 / Hiawatha: Pictures by Susan Jeffers
Reading Level: 5.2 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
A Booklist Editor's Choice

Rich in imagery and detail, this exquisitely rendered picture book introduces readers to one of America's favorite classic poems, "The Song of Hiawatha" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Illustrated by Susan Jeffers, the Caldecott-Honor winning author of Three Jovial Huntsmen, A Mother Goose Rhyme, this book beautifully weaves together oral traditions of American Indian culture and presents a charming and hypnotic account of Hiawatha's boyhood.

"Exquisite, detailed illustrations grace this picture book which presents the part of Longfellow's stirring poem dealing with Hiawatha's boyhood and his relationship to his grandmother, who teaches him about the ways of animals and the forces of nature. The illustrator's careful research on flora and fauna and woodland Indian culture is evident. Some of the poem's background is explained in a note at the beginning. This is truly a picture book for all ages."--Children's Literature (emphasis added)

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 10/01/1996
ISBN: 9780140558821
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.35lbs
Size: 12.00h x 9.80w x 0.10d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 55161 / Hiawatha: Pictures by Susan Jeffers
Reading Level: 5.2 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5