Robert Munsch

Robert Munsch

Book - 2008
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Midpoint Books
Ontario Library Association's Silver Birch Non-Fiction Nominee, 2010

Rocky Mountain Book Award Shortlist, 2012

Young readers may be amazed to learn that Canada's bestselling author (30 million books so far) started off in Pennsylvania and struggled in school. A solitary daydreamer, raised in a large, boisterous family, he found solace in books at an early age. Considered a slow learner by the nuns who taught him, his creative gifts were eventually recognized by a sympathetic librarian who encouraged him to keep reading.



Baker & Taylor
Describes the life and accomplishments of the Canadian children's author, from his early struggles in school to the discovery of his creative talents and his successes as Canada's bestselling author.

Ingram Publishing Services

Young readers may be amazed to learn that Canada's bestselling author (30 million books so far) started off in Pennsylvania and struggled in school. A solitary daydreamer, raised in a large, boisterous family, he found solace in books at an early age. Considered a slow learner by the nuns who taught him, his creative gifts were eventually recognized by a sympathetic librarian who encouraged him to keep reading.



Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2008, c2009
ISBN: 9781554550579
Branch Call Number: J 819.354 Munsc-E
Characteristics: 71 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm

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jazzy1728
Jan 24, 2014

WOW!
I never knew so much 'till now
Very interesting

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dancesing29
Jan 22, 2014

the book was very interesting

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trisha07
Apr 22, 2010

I didn't know about Robert Munch till I read this book.

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Brendan123
Apr 22, 2010

I don't know who's more interesting. Marc Brown with Arthur or Robert Munsch with these books?

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ammaarah5
Apr 22, 2010

This book was really cool! I never knew Robert had such an amazing life!

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annamartin
Apr 20, 2010

it's a realy good book that tells you lots of cool information about the life of Robert Munsch

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Fahad8
Apr 20, 2010

this book is very good

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Preiyanna101
Apr 12, 2010

I really enjoyed reading this book beacause it talks about why Robert Munsch wrote certain books. I also liked this book because it tells me a lot/technically evrything about Robert Munch!

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pankti1999
Apr 10, 2010

i m still reading this book
robert munch used to b my fav. author when i was in kindergarden gr 1 & 2
lol he was so funny

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shawnmichels
Apr 08, 2010

this is a good book it shows hes life when he was growing up

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