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Miss Moore a memoir by F. H. Kim Krenz

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Published by F.H. Kim Krenz in Lakefield, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Moore, Alice F.,
  • Peking American School -- History.,
  • Americans -- China -- Beijing -- Biography.,
  • School principals -- China -- Beijing -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementF.H. Kim Krenz.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB875.M662 K74 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17238245M
ISBN 100968174906
OCLC/WorldCa36340748

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  Once upon a time, American children couldn’t borrow library books. Reading wasn’t all that important for children, many thought. Luckily Miss Anne Carroll Moore thought otherwise! This is the true story of how Miss Moore created the first children’s room at the New York Public Library, a bright, warm room filled with artwork, window seats, and most important of all, borrowing privileges. Anne Carroll Moore’s strong vision and determination shaped children’s spaces in public libraries at the turn of the 20th century with a lasting impact. When many people believed that children should be silent in libraries and should not be able to touch or check out the books, Miss Moore “thought otherwise.”. Luckily Miss Anne Carroll Moore thought otherwise! This is the true story of how Miss Moore created the first children's room at the New York Public Library, a bright, warm room filled with artwork, window seats, and most important of all, borrowing privledges to the world's best children's books. "Miss Moore Thought Otherwise is a fantastic new picture book about Anne Carroll Moore. Born in Limerick, Maine in , the independent-minded Anne learned about the world by reading her father’s books. She began to resent the fact that children weren’t allowed in libraries and children’s books were often scarce and poorly written.