Eleanor and Hattie and the Wild Waves


Written By: Barbara Cooney

Written By: Barbara Cooney

Length:43 min.

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Retail Price:$13.95


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Audiobook Summary:For the first time ever, here is author/illustrator Barbara Cooney reading 2 of her award-winning books. Cooney devoted over 3 years to researching the fascinating but heartbreaking story of Eleanor Roosevelt's childhood, combining historical fact with wonderful storytelling. Cooney herself says, "I think that Eleanor is the nicest book I've ever written." Contrasting with the sad and lonely childhood of Eleanor Roosevelt is the story of Hattie and the Waves , based on the life of Cooney's mother. Filled with love, family, and hope, it is the heartwarming tale of a young girl's inspiration and dreams.