When the Sky is Like Lace

Elinor Horwitz

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ISBN: 9781939017475

When the Sky is Like Lace

  Author:   Elinor Horwitz  
  Artist :   Barbara Cooney    
  Publisher:  Islandport Press

When the Sky Is Like Lace was named one of the New York Times Outstanding Books of the Year when it was first published in 1975. On a night on which anything, you think, can and indeed will happen, three girls venture out to listen to otters sing, eat spaghetti with pineapple sauce, and watch treesdance. Islandport Press is thrilled to reissue this treasure, a favourite of children and one requested by librarians everywhere.

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title:9781939017475
Item ISL047
PublisherIslandport Press
PublisherIslandport Press
Published onMay 21 2015
Language eng
Pages 32
Format Hardcover
Dimensions10(in) x 8(in)
Shipping weight346(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
Elinor Lander Horwitz is the author of 14 books for children, young adults, and general audiences and has received several book and journalism awards. Her travel and feature articles on a vast range of subjects appeared for many years in the Washington Post, the Washington Star, The New York Times and a wide range of magazines.

Barbara Cooney (1917-2000) was a renowned children’s book author and illustrator who published more than a hundred books during her illustrious career. Born in Brooklyn, New York, she lived much of her life in Maine, and focused often on the culture and landscape of that state. A two-time winner of the Caldecott Medal, she was the recipient of countless other honors and distinctions.