Smallest Cow in the World (Paperback)
|Author: Katherine/ Brown Paterson||Illustrator: Jane C. Brown Katherine Clark Paterson||Photographer: Jane Clark Brown|
|Though Rosie is the meanest cow in the herd, five-year-old Marvin is inconsolable when she is sold and he and his family move to another dairy farm *Author: Paterson, Katherine/ Brown, Jane Clark/ Brown, Jane Clark (ILT) *Series Title: I Can Read! *Publication Date: 1993/05/01 *Number of Pages: 64 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: 2-3 *Language: English *Depth: 0.25 *Width: 5.50 *Height: 8.75|
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Though Rosie is the meanest cow in the herd, five-year-old Marvin is inconsolable when she is sold and he and his family move to another dairy farm
Born to German-American missionary parents, Katherine Womeldorf moved frequently during her childhood. As an adult, she followed in her parents' footsteps and served as a missionary in Japan. She received a fellowship to study at Union Theological Seminary where she met her future husband, John Paterson, a Presbyterian minister. Her 1975 book, THE MASTER PUPPETEER, won the National Book Award. She wrote one of her best-known books, THE BRIDGE TO TERABITHIA, in response to the death of her son's best friend. It won the Newbery Medal in 1978. In 1981 she won her second Newbery Medal, this time for JACOB HAVE I LOVED.