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An Appalachian Christmas Story: An Appalachian Christmas Story

Cynthia Rylant, Chris K. Soentpiet (Illustrator)

Hardcover

List Price: 18.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Scholastic Inc., 9780531300510, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1997



About the Author

CYNTHIA RYLANT is the acclaimed author of many beloved books for young people, including the Mr. Putter & Tabby series, the novel Missing May, which received the Newbery Medal, and the Little Whistle series. She lives on an island in Puget Sound, Washington. ARTHUR HOWARD is best known as the illustrator of Cynthia Rylant's Mr. Putter & Tabby series. He is also the illustrator of Kathi Appelt's Bubba and Beau series and has written and illustrated three picture books of his own: Hoodwinked; When I Was Five, an ABA's Pick of the Lists and a Crayola Kids Best Book; and Cosmo Zooms, an IRA-CBC Children's Choice. He lives in New York City.