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The White Marble

4.27  ·  Rating Details ·  11 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
New illustrations.
Hardcover
Published 1982 by Crowell (first published 1963)
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:Donna Marie
THE WHITE MARBLE I wish I could remember which blog I was on that recommended this book. It feels like a "gift" and I would love to say "thank you." The White Marble was first published in 1963, and when I received it from the library, it had that same, familiar smell of books published at that time---as the books I read as a child. This particular book hadn't crossed my path 'til now. I wonder if I would've appreciated it as much then. Probably, but I'm sure in a different way.

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Mar 21, 2013 Barbara rated it it was amazing
I remember reading this when I was in 3rd grade and loved it then. I later found a copy on Amazon and was glad to find I still like it just as much! A boy and a girl on a hot summer evening in the park. The boy finds a beautiful white marble. Just as the parents are calling them to go home, the boy gives the marble to the girl, it is quite romantic.
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Charlotte Zolotow (born Charlotte Gertrude Shapiro) was an American author, poet, editor, and publisher of many books for children.
She was published by more than 20 different houses (many of which she has outlasted). She was an editor, and later publisher, at Harper & Row, which was called Harper & Brothers when she began to work there and is now known as HarperCollins.
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