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The Old Meadow (Chester Cricket and His Friends #7)
Illustrated in b&w, heroic Chester Cricket and fellow animal friends help save the kind, old hermit from being evicted.
Paperback, 202 pages
Published April 15th 2000 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
(first published 1987)
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George Selden (1929-1989) was the author of The Cricket in Times Square, winner of the 1961 Newbery Honor and a timeless children's classic. Born in Hartford, Connecticut, Selden received his B.A. from Yale, where he was a member of the Elizabethan Club and contributed to the literary magazine. He spent three summer sessions at Columbia University and, after college, studied for a year in Rome on ...moreMore about George Selden...
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