Quilt Alphabet

Quilt Alphabet

By Lesa Cline-Ransome; James Ransome (Illustrator)

Holiday House, Hardcover, 9780823414536, 1pp.

Publication Date: September 2001

From apples to cows, kettles to scarecrows, warm country images abound in this delightful alphabet poem. Accompanied by striking folk-art illustrations, these verses provide an ideal introduction to the ABCs.

About the Author
Lesa Cline-Ransome is the author of several books for children including the award-winning "Satchel Paige" and "Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist", both illustrated by her husband, James E. Ransome. A graduate of the Pratt Institute, she holds a Master s Degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from NYU. She lives with her family in upstate New York. Visit her at LesaClineRansome.com.

James Ransome's work has appeared in nearly fifty books for children, including Uncle Jed's Barbershop, a Coretta Scott King Honor Book, and This Is the Dream. His highly acclaimed illustrations for Let My People Go: Bible Stories Told by a Freeman of Color won the NAACP Image Award. He teaches illustration at Syracuse University and lives in Rhinebeck, New York, with his family.