Shadow (Marcia Brown book)

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Author Blaise Cendrars
Translator Marcia Brown
Illustrator Marcia Brown
Country United States
Genre Children's picture book
Publisher Charles Scribner's Sons
Publication date
Media type Print (hardcover)
Pages 40
ISBN 0684172267
LC Class PQ2605.E55 F4713 1982[1]

Shadow is a children's picture book created by Marcia Brown and published by Scribner in 1982. The text is Brown's translation of the poem La Féticheuse by French writer Blaise Cendrars. She won the annual Caldecott Medal for illustration of an American children's picture book in 1983, her third.[2]


  1. ^ "Shadow" (first edition). LC Online Catalog. Library of Congress ( Retrieved 2016-01-22. With linked publisher description.
  2. ^ American Library Association: "Caldecott Medal Winners, 1938–Present". Retrieved 2009-05-27.
Preceded by
Caldecott Medal recipient
Succeeded by
The Glorious Flight