Believing in Books : The Story of Lillian Smith
By: Waxman, Sydell.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Stories of Canada: Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn, 2002Description: 1 online resource (134 p.).ISBN: 9781459727236.Subject(s): Books and reading | Children -- Books and reading -- Canada -- Juvenile literature | Children’s librarians -- Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Children’s libraries -- Canada -- Juvenile literature | Librarians | Libraries -- Canada -- History | Smith, Lillian H. (Lillian Helena), 1887- -- Juvenile literature | Smith, Lillian H. (Lillian Helena), b. 1887 | Women -- BiographyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Believing in Books : The Story of Lillian SmithDDC classification: 020.92 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Chapter One; Favourite Room; Pack It Up; The Magical, Musical Mission; New York, New York; Storytelling; Oh, Canada; The First; Call Me Miss Smith; The Forest of Firsts; Lillian Smith's forest of firsts; Number One; The Library Tree: For Children Only; The War; After the War; Shakespeare; Influenza Pandemic; For Children Only; Building a Dream; Follow the Leader; Number Two; The People Tree: The Best of the Best; A Tour of Boys and Girls House; Monday, Monday; Goodbye, Tommy; Stories, Plays, Puppets and Displays; Special People; Number Three
The Book Tree: The Classics and MoreBooks for Boys and Girls; Number Four; The Learning Tree: Forever Changing; The Teacher and the Child; The Play's the Thing; Number Five; The Spreading Tree: Around the world; Into the Schools; Into the Hospitals; Around the World; Gifts; Number Six; The History Tree: Past, Present and Future; The Forest of Firsts Was Complete; Weekends Away; History In the Making; The End of a New Beginning; Chronology; About the Author; Dedication; Photo and Art Credits
This biography is the story of a child who took her love of childrens'' books and found a way to share it with the world as she grew up. Her voice would be the first to carry the message of childrens'' right to read across the world.
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