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Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten
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Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten Frontier Friend) Hardcover - 2008

by Deborah Hopkinson; John Hendrix (Illustrator)

From the publisher

Deborah Hopkinson is the author of Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building, a Boston Globe–Horn Book Honor Book and A Boy Called Dickens. She lives in West Linn, Oregon.

John Hendrix is the illustrator of A Boy Called Dickens by Deborah Hopkinson and the chapter book How to Save Your Tail by Mary Hanson. He teaches illustration at Washington University in St. Louis, where he lives with his wife, Andrea, and son, Jackson.

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  • Title Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten Frontier Friend)
  • Author Deborah Hopkinson; John Hendrix (Illustrator)
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Edition 1st Edition
  • Pages 40
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Schwartz & Wade Books, n
  • Date 2008-09-09
  • Illustrated Yes
  • ISBN 9780375837685 / 037583768X
  • Weight 1.09 lbs (0.49 kg)
  • Dimensions 9.9 x 11.7 x 0.4 in (25.15 x 29.72 x 1.02 cm)
  • Ages 04 to 08 years
  • Grade levels P - 3
  • Reading level 680
  • Library of Congress subjects Friendship, Best friends
  • Library of Congress Catalog Number 2007035149
  • Dewey Decimal Code E

Media reviews

Starred Review, School Library Journal, September 2008:
"What you can know for sure is that this is a book you should add to your shelves."

Starred Review, The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, October 2008:
"[J]ust how do you handle a legend? Deborah Hopkinson has found a way, and it's a winner."

Starred Review, Booklist, September 15, 2008:
"This unusual and often amusing picture book offers much more than an illustrated reminiscence."

About the author

Deborah Hopkinson is the author of many highly acclaimed picture books, including Beatrix Potter and the Unfortunate Tale of a Borrowed Guinea Pig; Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building, a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book; and Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale, an ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book. She lives in Oregon with her family. Visit her at deborahhopkinson.com.

John Hendrix has collaborated with Deborah Hopkinson on one previous title, A Boy Called Dickens, which was named a Booklist Editors' Choice and a Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year. He has also written and illustrated several picture books, among them Miracle Man: The Story of Jesus; Shooting at the Stars; and John Brown: His Fight for Freedom. Learn more at johnhendrix.com.

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