Peter's Chair

Category: Book
By (author): Keats, Ezra Jack
Series: Picture Puffin Books
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Family / New Baby
  JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Siblings
  JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Published: August 1998
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 40
Size: 8.00in x 9.00in x 0.12in
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From The Publisher*Generations of children have read, re-read, and loved Ezra Jack Keats?s award-winning, classic stories about Peter and his neighborhood friends. Now, for the first time, Peter?s Chair, A Letter to Amy, and Goggles! are available in paperback exclusively from Puffin.?A more charming or contemporary child than hard to bring to mind.? -- Library Journal
Biographical NoteEzra Jack Keats (1916–1983) is the Caldecott Medal winning author of The Snowy Day, which broke ground in 1962 as one of the first picture books for young children to portray a realistic, multi-cultural urban setting. Since its initial publication, The Snowy Day has come to be regarded as both a children's classic and one of the most important picture books ever written/illustrated. Ezra Jack Keats' legacy lives on in the popularity of his most famous character, Peter-the star of The Snowy DayWhistle for WilliePeter's ChairA Letter to AmyGoggles, and others. Visit the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation online at