Reviews for Charlotte's web

Publishers Weekly
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E.B. White's enduring classic celebrates in style with the release of the Charlotte's Web 5oth Anniversary Retrospective Edition. The handsome volume sports a clothbound cover framing original jacket art; inside, Rosemary Wells adds country color to Garth Williams's original b&w illustrations. An afterword by Peter F. Neumeyer illuminates White's life and work, including photographs of the author on his farm in Maine as well as pages from the seminal manuscript. (May) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved


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The Charlotte's Web/Stuart Little Slipcase Gift Set presents the two titles by E.B. White in an oversize "Collector's Edition." Garth Williams's original artwork is enlarged and colorized by Rosemary Wells. (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved


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Gr. 3-5. Wilbur the pig is saved by a girl who can hear animals talk and a spider who weaves messages.


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Geared to gift-buyers, this ""50th Anniversary Retrospective Edition"" is an oversize book featuring large print. Bigger is not necessarily better, and Rosemary Wells's colorization of Garth Williams's artwork adds little to the book. Appended is an informative afterword by Peter F. Neumeyer. (c) Copyright 2010. The Horn Book, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted. All rights reserved.


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Gr. 4-6. The favorite story in which Charlotte the spider changes the life of a little pig and the girl who owns him can be seen as an animated feature film.

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