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6 edition of Clever Beatrice found in the catalog.

Clever Beatrice

by Margaret Willey

  • 93 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Aladdin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Folklore,
  • Children: Kindergarten,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Tall tales,
  • Michigan,
  • Humorous Stories,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Fairy Tales & Folklore / Single Title,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHeather M. Solomon (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7730902M
    ISBN 10068987068X
    ISBN 109780689870682

      Clever Beatrice by Margaret Willey, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Beatrice is the niece of Leonato, a wealthy governor of Messina. Though she is close friends with her cousin Hero, Leonato’s daughter, the two could not be less alike. Whereas Hero is polite, quiet, respectful, and gentle, Beatrice is feisty, cynical, witty, and sharp. Beatrice keeps up a “merry war” of wits with Benedick, a lord and.

    CLEVER BEATRICE “If I ever had any doubts about whether children still crave simply told, oral-tradition stories in their overly technologized, over-stimulated world, the experience of reading this book to children in schools has erased those doubts. Tall Tales Book List. Read More. Sort by Name. Book American Tall Tales By. Michael McCurdy, Mary Pope Osborne. Grade s. Read i ng level. T. Paperback Book Clever Beatrice By. Heather Solomon, Margaret Willey. Grade s. PreK-3 Book The Toughest Cowboy.

      Michelle Dunaway was able to touch base with Margaret via Zoom about the wonderful world of Clever Beatrice, and the inspiration behind the character. For more information about Margaret Willey. A recent honor for my classic folktale Clever Beatrice. It was chosen by the Library of Congress for their Discover Great Places Through Reading Program as the book to represent MICHIGAN! Clever Beatrice is set in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.


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Title: Clever Beatrice Author: Margaret Willey Illustrator: (Heather Solomon) Genre: European Folktale Theme(s): Family, Cleverness Opening line/sentence: Sure, she was little, but Beatrice loved riddles and tricks and she could think fast on her feet.

Brief Book Summary: Beatrice and her mother have run out of money to buy ce, being the clever girl she is, heads out /5. Heather M. Solomon was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start for Clever Beatrice, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award.

She is also the illustrator of Clever Beatrice and the Best Little Pony by Margaret Willey and If I Were a Lion by Sarah Weeks. She lives in New Mexico with her husband, daughter, and son, who especially love to share joyous by: 1. My best known books are the CLEVER BEATRICE picture books, for which I received many awards and prizes, including the CCBC Charlotte Zolotow award for best writing in a picture book.

Recently, I was given the Gwen Frostic Award by the Michigan Reading I am the author of 9 Young Adult novels, 6 picture books & more on the way in both genres/5. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. Heather M. Solomon was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start for Clever Beatrice, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award.

She is also the illustrator of Clever Beatrice and the Best Little Pony by Margaret Willey and If I Were a Lion by Sarah Weeks.

She lives in New Mexico with her husband, daughter, and son, who especially love to share joyous secrets/5(8). Margaret Willey, Author, Heather M.

Solomon, Illustrator, illus. by Heather Solomon.S&S/Atheneum $16 (40p) ISBN Admired for her wits in Clever Beatrice () and Clever Beatrice and the Best Little Pony (), Beatrice here meets her match in kindness as well as cleverness.

With its winter village setting, folktale-like structure, and a hint of suspense, the story skates cleanly between religious Christmas stories and commercial Santa stories to create 4/4(1).

Heather M. Solomon was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start for Clever Beatrice, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award.

She is also the illustrator of Clever Beatrice and the Best Little Pony by Margaret Willey and If I Were a Lion by Sarah Weeks. She lives in New Mexico with her husband, daughter, and son, who especially love to share joyous secrets.4/5(9).

Clever Beatrice by Margaret Willey and Heather Solomon. This lively retelling of a French-Canadian conte tale from the Upper Peninsula of read more. This lively retelling of a French-Canadian conte tale from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan offers a twist on tradition by casting a young girl as its hero.

Clever Beatrice was an easy read. I really enjoyed it. Beatrice was a clever character and I was on pins and needles waiting to see how she would trick the giant. I liked that there was a little bit of background for the character.

She wanted to support her family, but /5(24). Heather M. Solomon was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start for Clever Beatrice, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award.

She is also the illustrator of Clever Beatrice and the Best Little Pony by Margaret Willey and If I Were a Lion by Sarah Weeks.

She lives in New Mexico with her husband, daughter, and son, who especially love to share joyous secrets.5/5(1). Clever Beatrice by Margaret Willey in DOC, EPUB, RTF download e-book.

Welcome to our site, dear reader. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%(). A clever girl’s brains triumph over a giant’s brawn in this folktale from the northern US.

Beatrice loves mental challenges and is a fast thinker, so when her family needs money, she is confident that the solution rests with the rich giant on the other side of the woods. Get this from a library. Clever Beatrice. [Margaret Willey; Heather McWhorter] -- A small, but clever young girl outwits a rich giant and wins all his gold.

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Beatrice wants to help her mother buy more porridge, so she finds a giant in the woods who likes to bet. When Beatrice bets three times that she is stronger than the.

Heather M. Solomon was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start for Clever Beatrice, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award. She is also the illustrator of Clever Beatrice and the Best Little Pony by Margaret Willey and If I Were a Lion by Sarah Weeks.

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When Beatrice meets three new friends from the big city of Montreal, she tells them, in her confident manner, all about Père Noël. To counteract the disbelief of her new friends, she promises to bring them a bell from Père Noël's.

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Common Knowledge Series Clever Beatrice. Series: Clever Beatrice. Series by cover. 1–3 of 3 (show all) Works (3) Titles: Order: Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or.

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Average rating: 4 out of 5 stars, based on 10 reviews 10 reviews. Margaret Willey. Beatrice really is clever.

And poor, of course (they're always poor, have you noticed?), at least, she is until she heads up to bet her strength against a giant. Genre: This book is a great example of a folktale because the story comes 4/5(10).Inventive Beatrice tricked the thoughtful, but dull-witted giant not once but three times.

Brains competed with brawn when a clever girl struck out to bring home some gold coins for her mother. The astute Beatrice solved a problem in a humorous way.

This is a tall tale, or as the author explains, it is a Canadian conte.