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Wendell Minor

Wendell Minor

Wendell Minor is the award-winning and bestselling illustrator of numerous books, including Ghost Ship, by Mary Higgins Clark. He lives in Washington, Connecticut.

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The Last Train Book Trailer

Based on a song by the acclaimed musician Gordon Titcomb, this is a celebration of the railroad train, with beautiful illustrations by award-winning artist Wendell Minor. Enjoy this production, set to Titcomb's song, which was yet another collaboration of author and illustrator.

Wilbur Wright Meets Lady Liberty

Wilbur Wright Meets Lady Liberty

Robert Burleigh; illustrated by Wendell Minor
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

In Robert Burleigh's nonfiction picture book Wilbur Wright Meets Lady Liberty, illustrated by Wendell Minor, two American icons meet during Wilbur Wright's dramatic flight circling...

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Tiny Bird

Tiny Bird

Robert Burleigh; illustrated by Wendell Minor
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Robert Burleigh's narrative nonfiction picture book follows a hummingbird’s migration south for the winter, with stunning art by Wendell Minor.

When the last summer...

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Wild Orca

Wild Orca

Brenda Peterson; illustrations by Wendell Minor
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

A picture book homage to Granny, the world’s oldest known orca, who lived to be 105 years old!
For animal lovers and future environmentalists.

“Will...

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Jack London and the Klondike Gold Rush

Jack London and the Klondike Gold Rush

Peter Lourie; illustrated by Wendell Minor
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Here is a compelling middle grade nonfiction tale of how one classic writer drew upon a rugged life of adventure to create works of literature, punctuated by stunning black-and-white art...

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Sequoia

Sequoia

Tony Johnston, illustrated by Wendell Minor
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

Standing tall above the tree line, Sequoia stretches his ancient arms and gathers clouds to him. He watches as days, seasons, years pass by. His branches are home to owls and choirs of frogs. Beneath...

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Edward Hopper Paints His World

Edward Hopper Paints His World

Robert Burleigh; illustrations by Wendell Minor
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris...

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Abraham Lincoln Comes Home

Abraham Lincoln Comes Home

Robert Burleigh; illustrations by Wendell Minor
Square Fish
Square Fish

When Abraham Lincoln was assassinated in 1865, the country grieved for the courageous president who had guided them through the Civil War. Over the course of thirteen somber days, people paid homage...

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If You Spent a Day with Thoreau at Walden Pond

If You Spent a Day with Thoreau at Walden Pond

Robert Burleigh; illustrations by Wendell Minor
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

In 1845 in Concord, Massachusetts, Henry David Thoreau began a radical experiment: he built a cabin in the woods and lived there, alone, examining the world around him. He spent his days walking...

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The Last Train

The Last Train

Gordon Titcomb; paintings by Wendell Minor; Foreword by Arlo Guthrie
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

A picture book about an old train station from a bygone era.

The golden age of the railroad may have passed, but its legacy still fascinates us. Based on a song by the acclaimed...

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