Outside Over There

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Harper Collins, Feb 28, 1989 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride.

 

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User Review  - Eleanor Toland - Goodreads

Outside Over There is a creepy, deceptively simple picture book based on the folk-tale of the changeling: Goblins steal Ida's baby sister and leave a duplicate made of ice. In an echo of Christina ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jessica Bird - Goodreads

A surreal tale of Ida whose little sister is stolen away by goblins while she plays her wonder horn and how she rescues her. A central idea running through the book is about Ida facing up to her ... Read full review

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About the author (1989)

Maurice Sendak received the Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. He has also received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, the National Medal of Arts, and the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

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