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Henry hikes to Fitchburg / D.B. Johnson.

Book Book (2000.)
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 28 cm
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
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  • Awards: Boston Globe/Horn Book Picture Book Award Winner, 2000. Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Book Award, 2001.
    • ISBN: 0395968674 :
    Creation/Production Credits: Music composed by Jon Carroll.
    Participant or Performer: Narrated by James Naughton.
    Summary: While his friend works hard to earn the train fare to Fitchburg, a bear, modeled on a young Henry Thoreau, walks the thirty miles through woods and fields, enjoying nature and the time to think great thoughts. Includes biographical information about Thoreau.
    Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
    170 Lexile.
    Study Program Information: Accelerated Reader 2.1.
    Reading Counts! 2.3.

    D. B. Johnson has been a freelance illustrator for more than twenty years and has done editorial cartoons, comic strips, and conceptual illustrations for magazines and newspapers around the country. Mr. Johnson’s first picture book, Henry Hikes to Fitchburg, was a New York Times bestseller and a Publishers Weekly bestseller, as well as an American Bookseller “Pick of the Lists.” Henry Hikes to Fitchburg also won numerous awards, including the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award for Picture Books and the Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award. Mr. Johnson and his wife, Linda, live in New Hampshire.

    Citation:

    Johnson, D B. "Henry hikes to Fitchburg." Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

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