John Archambault

John Archambault has collaborated on several successful picture books, including The Ghost-Eye Tree, Barn Dance!, and Knots on a Counting Rope. With Bill Martin Jr. he wrote Listen to the Rain and The Magic Pumpkin.


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Knots on a Counting Rope

Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault; Illustrated by Ted Rand
Square Fish

In this poignant story, the counting rope is a metaphor for the passage of time and for a boy’s emerging confidence in facing his blindness. "A rich...


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Up and Down on the Merry-Go-Round

Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault; Illustrated by Ted Rand
Henry Holt and Co.

In this rhyming story, children describe the sights and sounds of riding on the merry-go-round.


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Here Are My Hands

Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault; Illustrated by Ted Rand
Square Fish

Ideally suited to the board-book format, Here Are My Hands invites very young children to respond spontaneously and creatively as they learn the parts of the...


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Listen to the Rain

Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault; Illustrated by James Endicott
Henry Holt and Co.

Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault evoke the beauty and the mystery, and the sounds and the silences-- of rain. Listen to the rain, the whisper of the...


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The Ghost-Eye Tree

Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault; llustrated by Ted Rand
Square Fish

One dark and windy autumn night when the sun has long gone down, a young boy and his older sister are sent to the end of town to get a bucket of milk. As they...


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Barn Dance!

Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault; Illustrated by Ted Rand
Square Fish

In an old farmhouse, bathed in the light of a full moon, a young boy creeps to his bedroom window and looks outside. Was that a voice he just heard, or the...


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