Away from home

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Greenwillow Books, Sep 15, 1994 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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An alphabet book which presents boys' names, actions, and the names of exotic places in alliterative fashion, from Adam arriving in Amsterdam through Xavier, Yale and Zachary's tasks and places

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Anita Lobel's name is synonymous with the best in children's literature. She is the creator of such classics as "Alison's Zinnia" and "Away from Home", and she received a Caldecott Honor for her illustrations in "On Market Street". She is the creator of two books about her cat, Nini, "One Lighthouse, One Moon" (a "New York Times" Best Illustrated Book), and "Nini Here and There". Her childhood memoir, "No Pretty Pictures: A Child of War", was a finalist for the National Book Award. Anita Lobel lives in New York City.

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