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Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily.

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Beth Peck has illustrated many books, including TrumanCapote’s A Christmas Memory. She lives in Menomonie,Wisconsin.


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A Christmas Memory
Written by Truman Capote
Illustrated by Beth Peck
Hardcover

First published in 1956, this much sought-after autobiographical recollection of Truman Capote's rural Alabama boyhood has become a modern-day classic. We are proud to be reprinting this warm and delicately illustrated edition of A Christmas Memory--"a tiny gem of a holiday story" (School Library Journal, starred review). Seven-year-old Buddy inaugurates the... Read More
 





Dear Levi: Letters from the Overland Trail
Written by Elvira Woodruff
Illustrated by Beth Peck
Trade Paperback

In 1851, 12-year-old orphan Austin Ives joins a wagon train headed for California.  As he makes his way across the country, Austin writes home to his brother Levi, describing life on the rugged Overland Trail.  Extensively researched, with episodes based on true incidents, "the epistolary format and character development offer solid reading."--Booklist  

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