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Edward Shenton

Author, Illustrator

(1895 - 1977)

Edward Shenton

Edward Shenton was an American illustrator, author, editor, poet, and teacher.



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Anyone Can Live off the Land (1961)

How to stay warm in the wilderness, fish without tackle, quench your thirst, avoid getting lost, and build a shelter.

Author(s): James Ralph Johnson
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Bat: The Story of a Bull Terrier (1939)

The dramatic and moving tale of a courageous bull terrier.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Bat: The Story of a Bull Terrier (2004)

The dramatic and moving tale of a courageous bull terrier.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Behind the Ranges (1947)

Seventeen year old Dick goes with his botanist father on a trip high into the Olympic mountains. But Dick is taken captive by a stranger.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Behind the Ranges (2006)

Seventeen year old Dick goes with his botanist father on a trip high into the Olympic mountains. But Dick is taken captive by a stranger.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 12 (1958)

A collection of stories, poems and articles some of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): Lewis Carroll
Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton
Peter Spier
John Tenniel
Leonard Weisgard
Et al

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 13 (1958)

A collection of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): James Baldwin
Laura Bannon
Brothers Grimm
Rachel Field
Et al
Illustrator(s): Marguerite de Angeli
Paul Galdone
Edward Shenton
Et al

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 27 (1959)

A compendium of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): Brothers Grimm
Daniel Defoe
Et al
Illustrator(s): Grace Paull
Edward Shenton
Et al

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Best In Children’s Books Volume 31 (1960)

An anthology of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): James Baldwin
Margery Clark
Eleanor Estes
Joseph Jacobs
Et al
Illustrator(s): Don Freeman
Maud Petersham
Miska Petersham
Maurice Sendak
Edward Shenton
Et al

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Best in Children’s Books volume 5 (1957)

An anthology of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): Jean de Brunhoff
Eugene Field
Leonora Blanche Alleyne Lang
Maj Lindman
Et al
Illustrator(s): Adrienne Adams
Edward Shenton
Et al

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 8 (1958)

A compendium of stories, poems and articles, many with new illustrations.

Author(s): Thornton W. Burgess
Charles Perrault
Jonathan Swift
Et al
Illustrator(s): Maud Petersham
Miska Petersham
Edward Shenton
Leonard Weisgard
Et al

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Big Bridge (1934)

A survey of bridges and bridge-building across time and space.

Author(s): Rupert Sargent Holland
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Black Buccaneer (1942)

While guarding sheep on an island off the coast of Maine, Jeremy is kidnapped by pirates and taken to the West Indies.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Stephen W. Meader
Edward Shenton

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The Black Buccaneer (1965)

While guarding sheep on an island off the coast of Maine, Jeremy is kidnapped by pirates and taken to the West Indies.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Stephen W. Meader
Edward Shenton

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Blueberry Mountain (1941)

Buck Evans and his friend Joe Sullivan start a blueberry farm. They face hard work and plenty of obstacles.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Blueberry Mountain (2005)

Buck Evans and his friend Joe Sullivan start a blueberry farm. They face hard work and plenty of obstacles.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Boy with a Pack (1939)

Bill Crawford sets out from New Hampshire with a peddlar’s pack for the Ohio country.

1940

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Boy with a Pack (1965)

Bill Crawford sets out from New Hampshire with a peddlar’s pack for the Ohio country.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Down the Big River (1944)

Tom Lockwood and his parents are travelling down the Ohio River to take up land in Missouri when they are captured by pirates.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Down the Big River (2004)

Tom Lockwood and his parents are going down the Ohio River to take up land in Missouri when they are captured by pirates.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Fish Hawk’s Nest (1952)

Andy Corson goes to count the cattle on Leaming’s Island, Cape May, New Jersey and discovers a crew of smugglers has been at work on the island.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Fish Hawk’s Nest (2006)

Andy Corson goes to count the cattle on Leaming’s Island, Cape May, New Jersey and discovers a crew of smugglers has been at work on the island.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Flower Maiden and Other Stories (1922)

Seven favorite stories including The Emperor’s New Clothes, The Mermaid and The Fir Tree. Read online at Internet Archive.

Author(s): Hans Christian Andersen
Illustrator(s): Elenore Plaisted Abbott
Edward Shenton

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Jonathan Goes West (1946)

Jonathan Brent heads for Illinois to join the father he hardly knows.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Jonathan Goes West (2004)

Jonathan Brent heads for Illinois to join the father he hardly knows.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Long Trains Roll (1944)

Randy MacDougal stumbles on evidence of a sabotage ring aimed at the trains passing through Calico Gap and contacts the FBI.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Long Trains Roll (1965)

Randy MacDougal stumbles on evidence of a sabotage ring aimed at the trains passing through Calico Gap and contacts the FBI.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Longshanks (1945)

Thad Hopkins is going downriver to meet his father in New Orleans when he is unceremoniously tossed overboard by a thief. He is rescued by a passing flatboat man -- Abe Lincoln. This is the second edition with new illustrations by Edward Shenton.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Longshanks (2006)

Thad Hopkins is going downriver to meet his father in New Orleans when he is unceremoniously thrown in the river by a thief. He is rescued by a flatboat man -- Abe Lincoln.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Maid Marian and Other Stories Selected from Robin Hood (1923)

Stories from the Robin Hood legends.

Author(s): Anonymous
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton
Rowland Wheelwright

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Mountain Mystery (1941)

When Lum Morgan tries to steal back Broken Key farm, the girls of Glen Hazard must go into action again.

Author(s): Maristan Chapman
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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River of the Wolves (1948)

Dave Foster is captured during the French and Indian Wars and taken captive to Canada. After spending a winter learning the Indian ways, he escapes and makes his way home to Maine.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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River of the Wolves (2006)

Dave Foster is captured during the French and Indian Wars and taken captive to Canada. After spending a winter learning the Indian ways, he escapes and makes his way home to Maine.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Road to Down Under (1944)

Barbara Reid and her family emigrate from the Orkney Islands to Australia.

1944

Author(s): Maribelle Cormack
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Sea Snake (1943)

Barney Cannon stumbles on a German spy and discovers a hidden U-boat base in the Bahamas.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Sea Snake (2005)

Barney Cannon stumbles on a German spy and discovers a hidden U-boat base in the Bahamas.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Shadow in the Pines (1942)

Ted Winslow helps the U.S. Army round up a gang of fifth columnists targeting Fort Dix.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Shadow in the Pines (1942)

Ted Winslow helps the U.S. Army round up a gang of fifth columnists targeting Fort Dix.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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T-Model Tommy (1938)

Tommy Ballard has his way to make in the Depression, but with the help of his rugged Model-T, he’s well on his way.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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T-Model Tommy (2000)

Tommy Ballard has his way to make in the Depression, but with the help of his sturdy Model-T, he’s well on his way.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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T-Model Tommy: Study Edition (1940)

This special school edition of the adventures of Tommy Ballard and his trucking company has study questions and a glossary.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Whaler ’Round the Horn (1950)

Rodney Glenn hitches a ride to New Bedford to sign on with a whalerman and is off for the south seas and a rendezvous with a certain white whale.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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Whaler ’Round the Horn (1965)

Rodney Glenn hitches a ride to New Bedford to sign on with a whalerman and sets out for the south seas and a rendezvous with a certain white whale.

Author(s): Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Wild Swans and Other Stories (1922)

Nine favorite stories including The Steadfast Tin Soldier, The Marsh King’s Daughter, and The Storks among others. Read online at archive.org.

Author(s): Hans Christian Andersen
Illustrator(s): Elenore Plaisted Abbott
Edward Shenton

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The Year of Jubilo (1940)

When their father dies and his business fails, the Wymans retreat to their cottage in Maine to regroup.

1940

Author(s): Ruth Sawyer
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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The Yearling (1938)

Jodie rescues a fawn and raises it on his family’s Florida farm.

Author(s): Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton

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