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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch E SEE (Text) 0530002855068 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Colleton - Main Library JE Seeger, Laura Vaccaro (Text) 3010242784 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Lake City Branch S (Text) 33172004102651 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Main Library S (Text) 33172003538574 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Main Library S (Text) 33172003538731 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Lancaster - Indian Land Branch E SEEGER (Text) 30553102355304 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
York - Rock Hill Branch SEEGER (Text) 33205007892389 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1596430680
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New Milford, Conn. : Roaring Brook Press, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Neal Porter book."
Summary, etc.:
Children's faces, depicted with letters of the alphabet, react to the onset of a storm and its aftermath in this picture book, accompanied by simple alliterative text.
Target Audience Note:
BR Lexile
Subject: Storms > Juvenile fiction.
Storms > Fiction.
Emotions > Fiction.

Laura Vaccaro Seeger's two previous books, The Hidden Alphabet and Lemons Are Not Red were widely praised for their originality and distinctive graphic style. Both were recognized as ALA Notable Books for Children and Child Magazine Best Book of the Year. She lives with her husband and two sons in Rockville Centre, New York.

Laura Vaccaro Seeger is a New York Times best-selling author and illustrator and the recipient of a 2008 Caldecott Honor, Theodor Seuss Geisel Honors for both 2009 and 2008, a 2007 New York Times Best Illustrated Book Award, and the 2007 Boston Globe/Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book. Her books include First the Egg,The Hidden Alphabet, and Dog and Bear,among others.
Raised on Long Island, New York, Seeger began drawing at two years old and never stopped. For as long as she remembers, she wanted to write picture books. She received her B.F.A. degree at the School of Fine Art and Design at SUNY Purchase in Westchester, New York, and then moved to Manhattan, where she worked as an animator, artist, and editor in the network television business.
Seeger lives in Rockville Centre, Long Island, with her husband, Chris, their two sons, Drew and Dylan, and their dog, Copper. She loves painting, surfing, tennis, playing the piano, and spending time with her family. She takes long walks at the beach every day and paints in her studio every night.

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