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Uncommon Traveler

Don Brown

Uncommon Traveler

Mary Kingsley in Africa

by Don Brown

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnne Sibley O"Brien (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9618293M
    ISBN 100606288791
    ISBN 109780606288798


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Picture-book biographer Don Brown - whose other contributions to the genre include Odd Boy Out: Young Albert Einstein and Rare Treasure: Mary Anning and Her Remarkable Discoveries - tells the tale of Victorian explorer Mary Kingsley in Uncommon Traveler.

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There are so many things I want to say about the amazing Mary Kingsley that I hardly know which direction to take first. In no particular order, here I go. **Description from Amazon: Inan eight-year-old girl named Mary Kingsley lived in a small house on a lonely lane outside London, England.

Her mother was bedridden and her father was rarely home. Mary did not go to school. She served as housekeeper, handyman, nursemaid, and servant, for years. In Mary traveled to We. Book Wizard; Uncommon Traveler Mary Kingsley in Africa.

By Don Brown, Don Brown. Grades. PreK-K, M. Genre. Non-Fiction. After the death of her parents inyear-old Mary Kingsley took a trip to West Africa where she fell in love with the country and the people. This beautifully illustrated biography describes her extraordinary.

Travel Stub Diary $ 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 /5(). Book Review Template: Uncommon Traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa, written and illustrated by Don Brown.

This book starts out when Mary Kingsley is young. It tells about her childhood and how lonely it was. After Mary is groan up and responsibilities at home are gone, she decides to visit West Africa/5(14).

"A grand introduction to the woman and an inspiring story about perseverance, this is an uncommonly good book about an uncommon traveler." —Booklist, starred review (7/00) Booklist, ALA, Starred Review "Brown brings each detail to life through vivid imagery."/5(11).

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Get this from a library. Uncommon traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa. [Don Brown] -- A brief biography of the self-educated nineteenth-century Englishwoman who, after a secluded childhood and youth, traveled alone through unexplored West Africa in and and learned much about. Uncommon traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa Item Preview remove-circle no page number in the book.

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by lotu.t on Septem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Brown has created a companion piece to his Rare Treasure: Mary Anning and Her Remarkable Discoveries () by profiling yet another fascinating and relatively unknown 19th-century British woman.

Mary Kingsley never went to school, had a sickly mother and a mostly absent father, but she read in her father's library all the while tending to her mother and running the household. When both. Buy Uncommon Traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa at Pickup & delivery.

This book is simply beautiful. The slight wistfulness in the voice of the narrator combined with the soft, but detailed illustration mad me want to travel to west Africa on my own to explore the world. This picture book biography tells the story /5(6).

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Mary Kingsley spent her childhood in a small house on a lonely lane outside London, England. Her mother was bedridden, her father rarely home, and Mary served as housekeeper, handyman, nursemaid, and servant.

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