Next Stop, Grand Central

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Puffin Books, Jan 1, 2001 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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At Grand Central Station, Chief of Police George Coppola finds lost people, and Mr. Chidchester, head of the Lost and Found, finds lost dogs. Marino Marino makes oyster stew, while thinking up interesting math problems. A man in a porkpie hat buys cherry pies. Maira Kalman's stylized artwork, along with entertaining text, brilliantly captures the excitement of Grand Central Station, "the busiest, fastest, biggest place there is."

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User Review  - Lukesilvera - LibraryThing

This book is a great introduction to Grand Central Terminal. This book shows different synonyms for words and has a great set up. Different sized words, colored words, the orientation of the words. Read full review

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User Review  - Patricia Baker - Goodreads

Received this book in the mail today as a winner of the Bookish 12 Days of Giveaways. Thank you Bookish. Loved this hardback book about Grand Central. Lived for a while in NJ and went thru this big ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

In her own words: "born. bucolic childhood. culture-stuffed adolescence. played piano. stopped. danced. stopped. wrote. discarded writing. drew. reinstated writing. married Tibor Kalman and collaborated at iconoclastic yet successful design studio. wrote and painted children's books. worried. took up Ping-Pong. relaxed. wrote and painted for many magazines.  cofounded the Rubber Band Society. amused. children: two. dog: one."
In her own words: "born. bucolic childhood. culture-stuffed adolescence. played piano. stopped. danced. stopped. wrote. discarded writing. drew. reinstated writing. married Tibor Kalman and collaborated at iconoclastic yet successful design studio. wrote and painted children's books. worried. took up Ping-Pong. relaxed. wrote and painted for many magazines.  cofounded the Rubber Band Society. amused. children: two. dog: one.

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