ESSAYS & ARTICLES ABOUT MARGARET WISE BROWN

Bruce Blivin Jr. "Child's Best Seller", Life Magazine, December 2, 1946, I have a copy of this magazine. I finally found it in a store in Yountville, in Napa County CA that carries hundreds of Life magazines. The article is fascinating. Mr. Blevin was a friend of Browns and that familiarity is evident in the casual way he describes her personality and habits. I thought it was charming and showed MWB's character honestly.

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"Margaret Wise Brown, 'Laureate of the Nursery,'" by Louise Seaman Bechtel

Horn Book Magazine - June 1958

ABOUT MWB Magazine Horn Book 1958-01-01 1958

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Little House Big City by Ryan Robbins

This Old House Magazine, (June 2003) : page150-156

An article about the house that Margaret lived in (in the 1940's)called Cobble Court, a 200 year old cottage that survives in the middle of Manhattan

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A Writer of Songs & Nonsense by Rockefeller, James

Island Journal, VOL. 11

Magazine Island Institute 1994

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Hollins University Announcement, BY Jake Wheeler

Hollins Magazine, Vol.44, #2 October 1993

Magazine Hollins College

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Bunny Dearest , by Martha Pichy

Vanity Fair, Dec 2000 : Magazine

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Margaret Wise Brown Correspondence

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Margaret Wise Brown Paper 1939-1960

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Discovering the Unexpected, The Margaret Wise Brown Collection

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Hurd, Clement. "Remembering Margaret Wise Brown," Horn Book VOL. 59 (October 1983):
Page 553-560. 

Lucy Sprague Mitchell. "Margaret Wise Brown, 1910-1952," Bank Street
(1953): Children Here and Now

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Anderson, Ross. "Happy Birthday, Moon," The Seattle Times, (May 16, 1997). 

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Children's Books; A Moon that never sets, by Leonard Marcus

https://www.nytimes.com/1987/01/25/books/children-s-books-a-moon-that-never-sets.html

Squeezing the Orange, The Horn Book , Dec 2007 , BY TERRI SCHMITZ , 159-170

BCALA - Top 20 Children's Books of 2000.Bibliography - ) Top 20 Children's Books of 2000
Black Issues Book Review, July, 2001 

Holiday Harvest Basket. - Review - book review
Black Issues Book Review, Nov, 2000, by Khafre K. Abif, Kelly Ellis  
Your green pages
Teaching Pre K-8, Jan 1996, by Brown, Virginia S, Shaw, Martin  
Stop the world, I want to get off! Identity and circularity in Gertrude Stein's The World Is Round
Style, Spring, 1996, by Martha Dana Rust
Beyond the top 50: Toddler tales 
Date: 09-12-1996; Publication: USA Today
AN HEIRLOOM FOR FANS OF `GOODNIGHT MOON' 
Date: 02-19-1995; Publication: St. Louis Post-Dispatch; Author: Reviewed Chuck Groth

Fleischman, John. "Shakespeare of the sandbox set". Parents (ISSN:0195-0967) v63 p92-6 July '88

Mitchell, Lucy Sprague Mitchell. "Margaret Wise Brown, 1910-1952," Bank Street (1953):
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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