Isaacs, Anne.

Swamp Angel / by Anne Isaacs ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky. - 1st ed. - New York : Dutton Children's Books, 1994. - 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 32 cm.

"The illustrations for this book were painted in oils on cherry, maple, and birch veneers"--T.p. verso.

Along with other amazing feats, Angelica Longrider, also known as Swamp Angel, wrestles a huge bear, known as Thundering Tarnation, to save the winter supplies of the settlers in Tennessee.

Caldecott Honor Book, 1995, American Library Association Notable Children's Book, 1995

0525452710 9780525452713


GBA9B8153 bnb

015436557 Uk

Giants--Juvenile fiction.
Girls--Juvenile fiction.
Bears--Juvenile fiction.
Discrimination--Juvenile fiction.
Perseverance (Ethics)--Juvenile fiction.
Muscle strength--Juvenile fiction.
Tornadoes--Juvenile fiction.
Wrestling--Juvenile fiction.
Constellations--Juvenile fiction.
Geography--Origin--Juvenile fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life--Tennessee--Juvenile fiction.
Tall tales.
Wit and humor, Juvenile.

Tennessee--Juvenile fiction.

Tall tales.
Children's stories.

PZ7.I762 / Sw 1994