FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Book by Newberry, Clare. This classic storybook, by Caldecott Honor author/illustrator Clare Turlay Newberry, was originally published in 1948 and was named one of the Fifty Books of the Year by the American Institute of Graphic Arts. Newberry's charming illustrations are some of the sweetest animal images you'll ever come across.
Clare Turlay Newberry (April 10, 1903 – February 12, 1970) was an American author and illustrator of 17 published children's books, who achieved fame for her drawings of cats, the subject of all but three of her books. Four of her works were named Caldecott Honor Books.
PB3: Smudge is a reall great book with very nice illustrations. The description of the kittens is wonderful and very true to how they are. Between the words and the pictures, the reader can really develop a sense of how the kittens are acting. This book also does a great job at showing how kittens develop as it talks about them opening their eyes and learning to walk. The personalities given to the kittens and their fear of their new world can really resonate with children. I also really enjoyed PB3: Smudge is a reall great book with very nice illustrations . Another cute Newberry, about the adventures of 3 small kittens, one of them Smudge. My six year old liked it but declined a second reading. Contains unfortunate portrayal of coparenting by a tom, of the 1950s sort- father cat is mildly involved but doesn't quite see what all the fuss is about.
Mama and Papa cats, Muff and Buster, have just added three new kittens to their family-a red one, a multicolored one, and a brave black one named Smudge. Great book for any cat lover author of "Hobo Finds A Home". Published by Thriftbooks. Smudge is a cat who loves to get out of his box when his mom goes hunting outside. fantastic for a baby gift for cat lovers. com User, 19 years ago. The book is simple and straightforward. A cute little story about a cat with fantastic illustrations.
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Clare Turlay Newberry (April 10, 1903-Feb. 12, 1970); American author and illustrator of 17 published children's books. Her book, Mittens, the story of a boy who posts an ad for his lost kitten, became a bestseller and was named one of the Fifty Books of the Year by the American Institute of Graphic Arts. Her 4 Caldecott Honor Books were Barkis, about a sister jealous of a brother's new puppy, Marshmallow, about the relationship between a cat and a baby rabbit, April's Kittens, about a family with an extra kitten in an apartment that permits only one cat, and T-Bone the Babysitter, about a cat with spring fever. Her book Smudge was also one of the AIGA Fifty Books of the Year
by Clare Turlay Newberry. Mama and Papa cats, Muff and Buster, have just added three new kittens to their family-a red one, a multicolored one, and a brave black one named Smudge. Soon, their eyes open and "soon after that they learned to walk, waddling about unsteadily on their short legs, with their tails sticking up like little pine trees.
Clare Turlay Newberry (1903-1970) was born in Enterprise, Oregon and became a prolific author and illustrator of children’s books focused primarily on cats. Clare Turlay Newberry (1903-1970) was born in Enterprise, Oregon and became a prolific author and illustrator of children’s books focused primarily on cats. She began drawing at the age two, and even though she did not complete any formal studies in art, Clare Turlay Newberry rose to be a very successful author and illustrator. Library Journal (Note, Ms. Newberry dedicated this book to her daughter, Felicia Noelle Trujillo, who calls herself Sasha ). ICE CREAM FOR TWO, (1953) – A story of a young boy (based on Ms. Newberry’s son, Stephen) who really wants a pet.
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