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Harper & Row, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Four tousle-headed, determined and very active young children guide this "rollicking rhyming paean to shoes".--School Library Journal. Full-color illustrations by William Joyce keep the action rolling. A 1987 Reading Rainbow Book.

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User Review  - conuly - LibraryThing

This book features a variety of children showing various rhymed type of shoes - too low, too high, shoes to buckle, shoes to tie - until the very end, the best shoes of all, your bare feet. Very cute ... Read full review

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User Review  - imranahmed - LibraryThing

It tells the different kinds of shoes, their names and tells when to wear. Read full review

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About the author (1988)

Author Elizabeth Winthrop grew up in Washington, D. C., and has written over 50 works of fiction for all ages. She has won numerous awards including the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the Pen Syndicated Fiction Award, the California Young Readers Medal and the Jane Addams Peace Prize Honor Book. Many of her children's books are based on her childhood memories and the experiences of her children and other children she has talked to. Her book Belinda's Hurricane is based on the time she lived through a hurricane with her grandmother on an island off the coast of Connecticut. I Think He Likes Me is based on her daughter's reaction to her younger brother when he was brought home from the hospital. Her most popular books are The Castle in the Attic and The Battle for the Castle.

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