Happy Birthday to Chris Van Allsburg

[ 0 ] June 18, 2007 |

The Wreck Of The Zephyr
Celebrate the magical world of Chris Van Allsburg today. This award-winning author and illustrator has created more than twenty books for children and lives right here in Providence. My kids and I are big fans of his storytelling and beautiful illustrations. His stories stretch our imagination and make us wonder about the world while he takes us on fantastical adventures.

Visit the Chris Van Allsburg website and find fun things for kids – puzzles, virtual postcards, coloring pages, and more.

Pick one of his books to read today:

Bad Day at Riverbend
Ben’s Dream
A City in Winter by Mark Helprin, Illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
The Garden of Abdul Gasazi
Just a Dream
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick
The Polar Express
The Stranger
SWAN LAKE by Mark Helprin, Illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
The Sweetest Fig
Two Bad Ants
The Veil of Snow by Mark Helprin, Illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
The Widow’s Broom
The Wreck of the Zephyr
The Wretched Stone
The Z Was Zapped

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Anisa Raoof

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Anisa Raoof is the publisher of Kidoinfo.com. She combines being a mom with her experience as an artist, designer, psych researcher and former co-director of the Providence Craft Show to create the go-to spot for families in Rhode Island and beyond. She loves using social media to connect parents with family-related businesses and services and promoting ways for parents to engage offline with their kids. Anisa believes in the power of working together and loves to find ways to collaborate with others. An online enthusiast, still likes to unplug often by reading books and magazines, drawing, learning to knit, making pop-up books with her two sons and listening to records with her husband.

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