Helen's Big World

Helen's Big World

The Life of Helen Keller

Book - 2012
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Grand Central Pub
This picturebook biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world's most influential luminaries. With her signature style of prose laced with stirring quotes, Doreen Rappaport brings to life Helen Keller's poignant narrative. Acclaimed illustrator Matt Tavares beautifully captures the dynamism and verve of Helen Keller's life and legacy, makingHelen's Big World an unforgettable portrait of a woman whose vision for innovation and progress changed America-and the world-forever.

Baker & Taylor
A narrative portrait of the inspirational blind and deaf American woman traces her life and legacy while considering how her advocacy for innovation and progress changed the world, in a volume complemented by poignant illustrations and evocative quotes. By the author of the Caldecott Honor-winning Martin's Big Words.

HARPERCOLL
This picturebook biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world's most influential luminaries. With her signature style of prose laced with stirring quotes, Doreen Rappaport brings to life Helen Keller's poignant narrative. Acclaimed illustrator Matt Tavares beautifully captures the dynamism and verve of Helen Keller's life and legacy, making Helen's Big World an unforgettable portrait of a woman whose vision for innovation and progress changed America-and the world-forever.

Baker
& Taylor

Looks at the life of the deafblind girl who learned to communicate from her teacher Annie Sullivan, and from there went on to achieve celebrity and advocate various social causes.
An introduction to the life and legacy of Helen Keller and her teacher Annie Sullivan.

Publisher: New York : Disney/Hyperion Books, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780786808908
Branch Call Number: JX 362.41092 RAP
Characteristics: [44] p. :,col. ill., col. ports. ;,29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Tavares, Matt - Illustrator

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Mar 24, 2016

This book does a great job of combining the narrator's prose and Keller's own words, and there are really lovely illustrations!

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