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Marguerite Henry (1902–1997)

Autor(a) de Misty of Chincoteague

82+ Works 37,134 Membros 244 Críticas 34 Favorited

About the Author

Marguerite Henry was born on April 12, 1902 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. After high school, she attended the Milwaukee State Teachers College. She became an English teacher. She sold her first published story to a woman's magazine in 1913. Her first book, "Justin Morgan Had a Horse" was named a mostrar mais Newberry Honor Book. This and her other titles to follow were written in collaboration with illustrator, Wesley Dennis. They worked together until his death in 1996. Her other works included "King of the Wind," the story of the Godolphin Arabian horse, which won a Newberry Award, "Misty of Chincoteague," which won the Junior Book Award Medal of the Boys' Clubs of America, and "Justin Morgan Had a Horse," which won the Junior Scholastic Gold Seal Award. She was presented the Children's Reading Roundtable Award for her lasting contribution to children's reading in 1961. At the time of her death she had written 58 books. Her works have been translated into eight languages. Marguerite Henry died of complications from a series of strokes on November 26, 1997 in California. mostrar menos
Image credit: Misty of Chincoteague Foundation

Séries

Obras por Marguerite Henry

Misty of Chincoteague (1947) 7,827 exemplares
King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian (1948) — Autor — 5,743 exemplares
Justin Morgan Had a Horse (1945) 3,119 exemplares
Stormy, Misty's Foal (1947) 2,972 exemplares
Sea Star: Orphan of Chincoteague (1949) 2,648 exemplares
Brighty of the Grand Canyon (1953) 2,610 exemplares
Misty's Twilight (1992) 1,544 exemplares
Mustang: Wild Spirit of the West (1966) 1,434 exemplares
Album of Horses (1951) 1,137 exemplares
Black Gold (1957) 1,087 exemplares
White Stallion of Lipizza (1964) 993 exemplares
Born to Trot (1950) 799 exemplares
Robert Fulton: Boy Craftsman (1945) 714 exemplares
Brown Sunshine of Sawdust Valley (1996) 514 exemplares
Gaudenzia, Pride of the Palio (1960) 259 exemplares
All About Horses (1843) 252 exemplares
Five O'Clock Charlie (1962) 246 exemplares
Cinnabar: The One O'Clock Fox (1956) 243 exemplares
The Little Fellow (1975) 220 exemplares
Our First Pony (1984) 136 exemplares
Birds at Home (1942) 118 exemplares
Album of Dogs (1955) 73 exemplares
Dear Readers and Riders (1969) 66 exemplares
Shamrock Queen (Always Reddy) (1947) 62 exemplares
A Pictorial Life Story of Misty (1810) 60 exemplares
Geraldine Belinda (1942) — Autor — 57 exemplares
The Illustrated Marguerite Henry (1980) 35 exemplares
Muley Ears: Nobody's Dog (1959) 28 exemplares
One Man's Horse (1977) 27 exemplares
Stories from Around the World (1974) 15 exemplares
A Boy and a Dog (1944) 11 exemplares
An Innkeeper's Horse (1988) 9 exemplares
Mexico in Story and Picture (1941) 8 exemplares
Canada in Story and Picture (1941) 7 exemplares
Alaska in Story and Picture (1941) 5 exemplares
A Colt Is Born (1988) 5 exemplares
Brazil in Story and Picture (1943) 5 exemplares
Argentina in Story and Pictures (1941) 4 exemplares
Panama in Story and Picture (1943) 3 exemplares
Misty Makes a Movie (1961) 3 exemplares
Dilly Dally Sally (1940) 2 exemplares
Born To Trot 2 exemplares
Album of Horses 2 exemplares
Hawaii in Story and Pictures (1946) 2 exemplares
Albumn of Horses 1 exemplar
My Misty Diary 1 exemplar
Portfolio of Horses (1952) 1 exemplar
Chile in Story and Picture (1941) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Young Folks' Shelf of Books, Volume 05: In Your Own Backyard (1962) — Contribuidor — 168 exemplares
Best in Children's Books 34 (1960) 74 exemplares
Horse Tales (1976) — Contribuidor — 74 exemplares
Animal Friends and Adventures (1949) — Contribuidor — 55 exemplares
Misty [1961 film] (1961) — Original book — 40 exemplares
Herds of Thunder, Manes of Gold (1989) — Contribuidor — 38 exemplares
A Sultan's Gift (1988) 11 exemplares
Justin Morgan Had a Horse [1972 film] (1972) — Original book — 9 exemplares
The Rescue of Sham (1988) — Creator — 8 exemplares
Sire of Champions (1988) — Creator — 7 exemplares
The Capture (1987) 6 exemplares
Writing Books for Boys and Girls (1952) — Contribuidor, algumas edições5 exemplares
The Storm (1987) 4 exemplares
The Big Race (1988) — Autor — 2 exemplares
Going Home 1 exemplar
The Auction 1 exemplar

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Nome legal
Marguerite Breithaupt
Data de nascimento
1902-04-13
Data de falecimento
1997-11-26
Localização do túmulo
Cremated
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Local de falecimento
Rancho Santa Fe, California, USA
Locais de residência
Wayne, Illinois, USA
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Educação
Milwaukee State Teachers College
Ocupações
children's book author

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Discussions

Illustration horse book em Name that Book (Março 2017)
(M40'12) King of the Wind, Marguerite Henry em World Reading Circle (Junho 2012)

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Estatísticas

Obras
82
Also by
19
Membros
37,134
Popularidade
#492
Avaliação
4.0
Críticas
244
ISBN
548
Línguas
11
Marcado como favorito
34

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