She wrote and illustrated "A Big Ball of String," published in It was reissued in with fun illustrations by Roy McKie.
Marion Holland also wrot I also posted this under "Discussion," but wanted to add it here as well: This book was illustrated, but not written, by Roy xn--80aqafbcerwjl3k.xn--p1ai by: 2. A Big Ball Of String (Beginner Books) Marion Holland Published by Random House Books for Young Readers; unknown edition (September 12, ) (). A big, green ball of string becomes a most unusual soccer ball in this imaginative and enchanting picture book.
Wanting to play soccer but lacking a ball, George makes do with the titular big ball. I have the original book, "A Big Ball of String", that was written and illustrated by Marion Holland (copyright ).
This book, a family favorite, has been enjoyed by three generations of our family. It has been used so much that it is literally falling xn--80aqafbcerwjl3k.xn--p1ai by: 2. A Big Ball of String (Beginner Books) Holland, Marion Hardcover Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Sep 12 Edition: ISBN: Description: Used - Good Good condition.
Book club edition. (juvenile fiction) Internal SKU: O07D Wonder Book is a top rated plus seller in business since and online since !/5(). Sep 09, · A Big Ball of String Marion Holland ~ Random House, A book from my husband's era, you guys know I am always fussing about Random House reillustrating their Beginner Books usually when it gets rid of drawings by Roy McKie (my kids' book crush).
In this case (aghast!) is looks like Roy reillustrated this 50s original. Dec 07, · The story: a young boy decides to start collecting string, but at every turn he is foiled by the adults in his life. At one point he starts examining his father's fishing rod to see if the fishing line might be a good addition to his string collection, but his father yells at him, "That is not a toy! Put it down!" "And boy, oh boy, was my Dad MAD!" the boy reflects.
Aug 09, · Get the Atlas Obscura book. In Cawker City, Kansas there is a big ball of string that measures over 11 feet wide.
Over in Darwin, Minnesota, there is another foot-wide ball that once. Jul 02, · I remember this because when I was younger there was a PBS show called "Adventures from the Book of Virtues", and that was one of the episodes. It had the story of a boy who got a magic ball with a string in it, and anytime he wanted to he could pull a bit of the string out and his life would skip ahead.
But he could never get it back. Aug 29, · A Big Ball of String by Marion Holland. Buy A Big Ball of String. Beginner books New Ed by Holland, Marion (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible xn--80aqafbcerwjl3k.xn--p1ais: This is the story of a boy collecting bits of string and what he uses it for when stuck in his bed with a cold. Inventive, hilarious, and absolutely charming.
This will tickle any young child- along with their older siblings and parents.5/5(1). Publisher: Random House Children's Books, Acceptable.
A Big Ball of String (ExLib) by Marion Holland. Binding: Hardcover. Weight: Lbs. Product Group: Book. Istextbook: No. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text/5().
A Big Ball of String Imagine all the amazing things you could do if only you had a huge ball of string! This wonderful rhyming story shows how a boy sick in bed can still find ways to do fun things — with something as simple as string!
A Big Ball of String Marion Holland Illustrator: Marion Holland Published: September 12, ISBN: Genre: Beginner Books Contents[show] Description After winding a large ball of string, a young boy has fun finding ways of using it. Reader's Reviews 1 Please add your review here. Parental Guidance Reading Age: Reading Aloud Age: If you like this you might like External Links Author.
A Big Ball of String by Marion Holland is a wonderful rhyming story that shows how a boy sick in bed can still find ways to do fun things — with something as simple as string! No resources. No attachments or. A Big Ball of String is full of ideas on what a kid can do with a big ball of string. The boy creates remote door openers and artistic decorations and other things simply by using his imagination. It encourages young children to use their own imaginations and it is easily readable by a beginning reader/5(8).
Big ball of string. [New York] Beginner Books; distributed by Random House  (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marion Holland. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: 64 pages: color illustrations ; 24 cm.
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A big ball of string Book 40/Completed: LC Control Number: Author(s): Holland, Marion, Published/Created: [New York] Beginner Books; distributed by Random House  Description: 64 p. illus. 24 cm. Summary: After winding a large ball of string, a. But he didn’t have a soccer ball to kick. All he had was a big ball of string. George decided he could use his big ball of string for a game of soccer. So begins this delightful story of a little boy with a big imagination.
Sent to play outside, George takes his ball of string to the park, where he kicks it and kicks it round and round. Vintage Dr Suess A Big Ball Of String Book Marion Holland kids Book real nice Condition see pictures they are part of the description sold as preowned we do combine shipping when possible item number 51 unit CS End date: Aug 15, Largest ball of sisal twine built by a community.
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"The Magic Thread. In The Book of Virtues, William J. Bennett tells a story called, "The Magic Thread" In this French tale we read of Peter, a boy who is strong and able, yet sadly flawed by an attitude of impatience. It was also around this time that "Weird Al" Yankovic released his road trip anthem, "The Biggest Ball of Twine in Minnesota," inspired after reading about the ball (and other lyric-friendly attractions) in our Roadside America book.
This combined exposure brought the twine ball new legions of fans, who continue to make holy pilgrimages to. Accompanied by four other early printings in Random House's Beginner Book Series including: Marion Holland's A Big Ball of String (), P.D. Eastman's Sam and the Firefly (), Benjamin Elkin's The Big Jump and Other Stories (Illustrated by Katherine Evans; (), and Mike McClintock's A Fly Went By (Illustrated byu Fritz Siebel; ). The Ball Blue Book provides recipes and procedures for water bathed home preserves, as well as basic procedures and some recipes for pressure canning.
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The Ball of Red String is a simply but beautifully written guided meditation for children that takes little ones on an imaginative journey to a quiet place where they meet Jesus.
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