Next Stop Grand Central

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Lisa Moore
Turtleback Books, Apr 1, 2001 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
14 Reviews
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  - Sullywriter - LibraryThing

A frantic, crowded, whimsical, entertaining celebration of Grand Central. Love the behidn-the-scenes look at the people who keep the station running. Reissued for the Grand Central centennial. Read full review

About the author (2001)

MAIRA KALMAN is an illustrator, author and designer who has written and illustrated a dozen children's books, including Lemony Snicket's 13 Words. Her artwork has been featured on the cover of The New Yorker, and she has been a visual columnist for The New York Times. She lives in New York City.

Moore works as a policy analyst for the federal government in Atlanta and Washington, D.C.

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