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Susan Goldman Rubin grew up in the Bronx and dreamed of becoming an artist. She illustrated her first three picture books but then turned to writing nonfiction, mainly about art and history, and is the author of more than 55 books for young people. Her titles include Diego Rivera: An Artist For The visa mer People, They Call Me A Hero: A Memoir of My Youth, Music Was It! Young Leonard Bernstein, Everyone Paints! The Art and Lives of the Wyeth Family, and Freedom Summer: The 1964 Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi. Most recently Susan has created board books based on fine art for very young children. Her titles include Counting with Wayne Thiebaud, Andy Warhol's Colors, and Matisse: Dance For Joy. Susan has been an instructor in the UCLA Extension Writers' Program for 20 years. (Bowker Author Biography) visa färre
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Verk av Susan Goldman Rubin

Irena Sendler and the Children of the Warsaw Ghetto (2011) — Författare — 157 exemplar
Andy Warhol's Colors (2007) 90 exemplar
Andy Warhol: Pop Art Painter (2006) 80 exemplar
Counting with Wayne Thiebaud (2007) 74 exemplar
Matisse Dance with Joy (2007) 63 exemplar
Margaret Bourke White (1999) 60 exemplar
Maya Lin (2017) 55 exemplar
The Quilts of Gee's Bend (2017) 52 exemplar
Haym Salomon: American Patriot (2007) 38 exemplar
Jacob Lawrence in the City (2009) 38 exemplar
Magritte's Imagination (2009) 31 exemplar
Degas, Painter of Ballerinas (2019) 21 exemplar
Emily Good As Gold (1993) 7 exemplar
Cousins are special (1978) 5 exemplar
Emily in Love (1997) 4 exemplar
Roy's House (2016) 1 exemplar
Kid Vid And The Dragon (1993) 1 exemplar
Matisse 1 exemplar

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Determined to find definitive proof that Anne Frank's diary was authentic, Simon Wiesenthal began a five-year-long search for the Gestapo officer who arrested the Frank family. This inspiring and suspenseful account testifies to the difference that one person's dedication can make.
 
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Quilt18 | 4 andra recensioner | Apr 1, 2024 |
A slim book on the design and history of various household objects. It's clearly aimed at younger readers -- I'd say probably middle grade? -- which I think isn't something I realized when I got it. It was published in 1998, so it's rather dated now, something that's probably most obvious in the chapters on telephones and typewriters. It also doesn't really go into any detail at all on how any of the technology it covers actually works, just the design aspects of it. But the author covers that with a lot of enthusiasm for the subject, and it's an interesting little glimpse at how some familiar objects have evolved, along with a bit of of historical trivia. There are also some nice black-and-white pictures of various objects, although I'm a little sorry there weren't more, as some of the things I would have been most interested in seeing weren't pictured.… (mer)
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bragan | Mar 21, 2024 |
"Irena Sendler was a diminutive Polish social worker who helped spirit more than four hundred children out of the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II. Using toolboxes, ambulances, and other ingenious measures, Irena Sendler defied the Nazis and risked her own life by saving and then hiding Jewish children. Her secret list of the children's real identities was kept safe, buried in two jars under a tree in war-torn Warsaw."
 
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Quilt18 | 20 andra recensioner | Feb 7, 2024 |

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58
Medlemmar
2,851
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#9,004
Betyg
4.0
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142
ISBN
115
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