I Wonder As I Wander

By: Swain, Gwenyth [author]; Himler, Ronald [illustrator]

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Annie Morgan wonders about a lot of things. She wonders why her mother had to die. She wonders how she and her wandering preacher father will pay for gas and food when theybre just as poor as everybody else. Finally she finds a way to express all her wonderings in a haunting song sung to a small crowd on the courthouse steps.

This charming story, beautifully illustrated by Ronald Himler, tells how the beloved Appalachian Christmas carol bI Wonder As I Wanderb may have come to be written.

Title: I Wonder As I Wander

Author/Composer: Swain, Gwenyth [author]; Himler, Ronald [illustrator]

Categories: Ages 4 to 8 Years,

Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers: 2005-08-23

ISBN Number: 080285298X

ISBN Number 13: 9780802852984

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 002755

Description: Very Good Condition: Tight binding, unmarked pages, black marker line shows on bottom outer page edges. very minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Paperback book copy of of the picture book I Wonder as I Wander by Gwenyth Swain, illustrated by Ronald Himler. Publisher summary: In this fictional account of the folk song's origin, a girl writes a song that expresses her feelings about Jesus while dealing with the loss of her mother and life on the roads of Appalachia after her father becomes an itinerant preacher. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., Grand Rapids MI, 2005. 10.25 x 8.25 inches, 28 cm.

Keywords: Books, Children, Picture Books, Juvenile Literature, Kids Books, John Jacob Niles, Appalachian Folk Songs, Appalachian Hymns, Accelerated Readers, AR 3.8, 080285298X,