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Elizabeth Winthrop

Autor(a) de The Castle in the Attic

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About the Author

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. mostrar mais 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. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos


Obras de Elizabeth Winthrop

The Castle in the Attic (1985) 2,908 cópias
The Battle for the Castle (1993) 1,057 cópias
Shoes (1986) 597 cópias
Sledding (1881) 545 cópias
Counting on Grace (2006) 479 cópias
Dumpy La Rue (2001) 244 cópias
Grover Sleeps Over (1984) 216 cópias
The Story of the Nativity (1986) 125 cópias
The Shoelace Box (1984) 125 cópias
Bear and Mrs. Duck (1988) 118 cópias
Island Justice (1998) 88 cópias
Squashed in the Middle (1994) 84 cópias
Belinda's Hurricane (1984) 78 cópias
Maggie and the Monster (1987) 75 cópias
Happy Easter, Mother Duck (1985) 70 cópias
Bear and Roly-Poly (1996) 65 cópias
Sloppy Kisses (1980) 53 cópias
The Christmas Pageant (First Little Golden Books) (1984) — Autor — 44 cópias
Halloween Hats (2002) 43 cópias
Miranda in the Middle (1980) 42 cópias
The First Christmas Stocking (2006) 42 cópias
Katharine's Doll (1983) 42 cópias
In My Mother's House (1988) 37 cópias
I think he likes me (1980) 37 cópias
Tough Eddie (1985) 36 cópias
The Red-Hot Rattoons (2003) 33 cópias
Bear's Christmas Surprise (1991) 30 cópias
As the Crow Flies (1998) 26 cópias
Promises (2000) 24 cópias
Lizzie and Harold (1986) 23 cópias
Dog Show (2004) 16 cópias
Maia and the Monster Baby (2012) 16 cópias
Marathon Miranda (1979) 15 cópias
Dancing Granny (2003) 14 cópias
I'm the Boss! (1994) 11 cópias
The Biggest Parade (2006) 11 cópias
Asleep in a Heap (1993) 10 cópias
Lucy and Henry Are Twins (2015) 10 cópias
Walking Away (1973) — Autor — 8 cópias
That's Mine! (1977) 8 cópias
A Very Noisy Girl (1991) 8 cópias
Bunk Beds (1972) 7 cópias
Potbellied Possums (1977) 5 cópias
Are You Sad Mama (1979) 4 cópias
Knock, knock, who's there? (1978) 3 cópias
Maggie und das Monster 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

The Best American Short Stories 1992 (1992) — Contribuinte — 225 cópias
Monster Poems (1976) — Contribuinte — 23 cópias
Growing Up Stories (1995) — Contribuinte — 10 cópias
Top Teen Stories (2004) — Contribuinte — 6 cópias


Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Alsop, Elizabeth Winthrop
Data de nascimento
Local de nascimento
Washington, D.C., USA
Locais de residência
New York, New York, USA
Alsop, Stewart (father)



There are shoes to buckle, shoes to tie, shoes too low, and shoes too high. Which pair of shoes fits you best?
PlumfieldCH | outras 10 resenhas | Mar 22, 2024 |
As William turns twelve, he wonders if Jason is still his best friend. In the past year, Jason has grown a foot taller, while William is still a shrimp. When Jason challenges William to "jump the trains," William is terrified. How else can he prove himself to Jason? William gets his answer when his former housekeeper sends him a magic token that once again transports him to Sir Simon's castle in the Middle Ages, this time with Jason. There the two friends face a dangerous army of rats and their gigantic leader. Once before, William was a hero in Sir Simon's day. Now it's up to William to destroy the rats and save the kingdom in the final battle for the castle.… (mais)
PlumfieldCH | outras 13 resenhas | Dec 11, 2023 |
The text is taken from the King James Version of the Bible, but despite the claim it was "faithfully adapted," it just feels wrong for certain words such as "sore" to qualify "afraid" were omitted. Many words were omitted, and it just feels wrong. While the illustrations are beautiful, the omission of words from this well-known and much-recited passage weakens it.
thornton37814 | Dec 6, 2023 |



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