A Picture Book of Helen Keller

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Holiday House, Jan 1, 1990 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 30 pages
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A brief biography of the woman who overcame her handicaps of being both blind and deaf.

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Review: A Picture Book of Helen Keller (Picture Book Biography)

User Review  - Shannon Stinnette - Goodreads

I thought this was a delightful biography about Helen Keller written for an audience K-2. The illustrations are very detailed and very colorful. The author does a nice job explaining the highlights of ... Read full review

Review: A Picture Book of Helen Keller (Picture Book Biography)

User Review  - Hae Sun - Goodreads

This book is a book about Helen Keller and her life of struggle overcoming her disabilities. I would use this book for female historical figures as well as diversity. Students will learn that diversity does not only come in skin color and ethnicity but also in people's ability. Read full review

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About the author (1990)

David A. Adler was born in New York City. He attended Queen's College in New York City and later, earned an MBA in Marketing from New York University. He writes both fiction and non-fiction. He is the author of Cam Jansen mysteries and the Andy Russell titles. His titles has earned him numerous awards including a Sydney Taylor Book Award for his title "The Number on My Grandfather's Arm," "A Picture Book of Jewish Holidays" was named a Notable Book of 1981 by the American Library Association and "Our Golda" was named a Carter G. Woodson Award Honor Book.

John Wallner has illustrated many books for children, including "Helen Keller: A Holiday House Reader", and "A Picture Book of George Washington" and "A Picture Book of Davy Crockett", both illustrated with his wife, Alexandra, all written by David A. Adler. "Booklist" has called his art "lively [and] colorful." He lives with his wife in Mexico.

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