Margaret Wise Brown (1910–1952)

Author of Goodnight Moon

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Goodnight Moon Special Storytime With Author Sarah Jio
Goodnight Moon (Board Book) by Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illustrator)
Good Night Seattle by Jay Steere, Joe Veno (Illustrator)
Good Night Washington State by Adam Gamble, Mark Jasper, Cooper Kelly (Illustrator)
Goodnight June by Sarah Jio

Children's Event First published in 1947, Margaret Wise Brown's Goodnight Moon is an American classic. Author Sarah Jio is excited to share this special story with us! Stick around after the story for a special scavenger hunt with the Barnes & Noble booksellers! (added from Barnes & Noble)
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Margaret Wise Brown wrote hundreds of books and stories before she died at the age of 42 after surgery for a burst appendix. According to a Web site dedicated to her, before Margaret began writing books for children, fairytales and fables dominated the world of illustrated stories. But Margaret, or Brownie, as her friends called her, wrote with the then "new" idea that children would rather read about their own lives instead. Many of her books are considered classics of the genre.
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