First edition of this sweet story of a little girl's first walk home from school by herself.
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Nonny Hogrogian, an Armenian-American from a family of artists, started her bibliographic career as a book designer for publisher Thomas Y. Crowell. She worked as an art director for several other publishers, until she earned her first Caldecott Medal for ALWAYS ROOM FOR ONE MORE in 1965 – the success inspired her to become a full-time illustrator. It was a good choice: she earned another Caldecott Medal in 1972, and a Caldecott Honor in 1977. Many of her works incorporate aesthetics and stories from her Armenian heritage.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1993). 9'' x 8.5''. Original white cloth-backed green boards. Original unclipped ($14.95) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color.  leaves. Clean and bright.
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