Knots on a Counting Rope
By (author) Bill Martin, Jr.
Illustrated by Ted Rand
With John Archambault
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Knots on a Counting Rope by Bill Martin, Jr.
Book DescriptionIn this poignant story, the counting rope is a metaphor for the passage of time and for a boy's emerging confidence in facing his blindness.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780805054798
(202mm x 247mm x 4mm)
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Bill Martin, Jr.
Baby Bear, Baby Bear, What Do You See?, Hardback (August 2014)
Now available in an oversized board book editionNthe final collaboration from a bestselling author-illustrator team. Young readers are sure to enjoy Baby Bear's quest to find Mama, and they'll revel in identifying each of the native North American animals that appear along the way. Full color.
Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?, Hardback (August 2014)
The beloved creators of "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?" address the important topic of animal conservation in this classic work, now available in an oversized board book edition. Full color.
My First Reader Mini Library, Paperback / softback (September 2013)
These classic My First Readers by Martin and Carle are now available in one boxed set. This mini library includes "Baby Bear, Brown Bear, Polar Bear, " and "Panda Bear." Full color.
Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? 10th Anniversary Edition, Hardback (August 2013)» View all books by Bill Martin, Jr.
Ten years ago, the creators of "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?" reunited to address the important topic of animal conservation. The result became an instant classic. This special anniversary edition includes an audio CD with the story read by actress Gwyneth Paltrow. Full color.
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Author Biography - Bill Martin, Jr.
Bill Martin, Jr. (1916-2004) was an elementary-school principal, teacher, writer, and poet. His more than 300 books, among them the bestselling classics "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?; Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?; Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?;" and "Chicka Chicka Boom Boom," are a testament to his ability to speak directly to children. Martin held a doctoral degree in early childhood education. Born in Kansas, he worked as an elementary-school principal in Chicago before moving to New York City, where he worked in publishing developing innovative reading programs for schools. After several years, he devoted himself full-time to writing his children's books. He lived in New York until 1993, when he moved to Texas. He lived in the east Texas woods, near the town of Commerce, until he passed away in 2004. John Archambault is a poet, journalist, and storyteller who has collaborated with Bill Martin Jr. and Ted Rand on several books, including "Barn Dance!" and "The Ghost-Eye Tree."Ted Rand (1915-2005) was a prolific artist whose illustrations appeared in several magazines and newspapers, as well as in numerous books for children. He collaborated with both Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault on many books, including "Here Are My Hands."
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