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Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People

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4 out of 5
Based on 65 Ratings and 17 Reviews

Book Description
This simple, beautifully illustrated biography of folk legend Woody Guthrie is also a social history of the tough times he lived in. Bonnie Christensen has a folksy yet elegant painting style reminiscent of woodblock work, and the muted blues and browns are enormously evocative of a tragic family history, a hardscrabble life in Oklahoma during the Great Depression, and of a boy kept afloat by... More
Book Information
PublisherAlfred A. Knopf
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-100375811133
ISBN-13978-0375811135
Publication Date10/09/2001
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About Bonnie Christensen (Author) : Bonnie Chrstensen grew up in upstate New York and the Appalachian Mountains. She graduated from University of Vermont 1973. After college she worked at the New York Shakespeare Festival, (Delacorte i... more
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