Hailstones & Halibut Bones: Adventures in Poety and Color
Illustrated By: John Wallner
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Product Description

Introduce your children to the classic book of poetry Hailstones and Halibut Bones by Mary O'Neill. Newly illustrated by John Wallner, this edition features gorgeous full-color illustrations, while retaining the same powerful words of the original.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 64
Vendor: Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: 1990
Dimensions: 9.2 X 6.1 (inches)
ISBN: 0385410786
ISBN-13: 9780385410786
Ages: 3-7

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Publisher's Description

Since its original publication in 1961, Hailstones And Halibut Bones, Mary O'Neill's renowned work of poetry about the colors of the spectrum, has become a modern children's classic. This newly illustrated edition features lavish full-color illustrations from an award-winning artist, yet the poems have been left intact with all the powerful rhythm and rich language of the original.

Author Bio

Mary O'Neill knew from childhood that she wanted to be a writer. She began her careeras an advertising copywriter, and after becoming a partner in her own agency, she moved to New York. There she divided her time, as author and housewife, and she started to write children's books for Doubleday, of which Hailstones and Halibut Bones is the most famous.

John Wallner is the award-winninf illustrator of more than thirty books for children. His many awards and honors include several ALA Notables, the Certificate of Excellence from the American Institute of Graphic Excellence(1080), and the American Writers award for best illustrator (1977).

Editorial Reviews

“An exploration in imaginative, evocative verses of the world of color and its relationship to the other senses.”
The New York Times Book Review, “Ten Distinguished Juveniles of 1961”

“Has inspired young poets all over the country.”
—Publishers Weekly


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