The Little Island (book)
|Author||Margaret Wise Brown, Golden MacDonald, pseud.|
|Genre||Children's picture book|
The Little Island is a book by Margaret Wise Brown under the pseudonym Golden MacDonald and illustrated by Leonard Weisgard. Released by Doubleday in 1946, it was the recipient of the Caldecott Medal for illustration in 1947. It describes the four seasons as experienced by a little island. The book is lyrically written, an example being: "Winter came/ and the snow fell softly/ like a great quiet secret in the night/ cold and still."
- American Library Association: Caldecott Medal Winners, 1938 - Present. URL accessed 27 May 2009.
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