This Land Is Your Land (Hardcover)
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About the Author
Woody Guthrie (1912-1967) wrote more than a thousand folk songs, with "This Land is Your Land" being the most famous of all. His activism and musical legacy endures today as countless fans continue to listen to and discover his popular songs.
Kathy Jakobsen is one of America's premiere folk artists and the creator of the acclaimed picture books My New York and My Washington, DC, and the illustrator of Johnny Appleseed. She lives in Florida.
"This beautiful homage to America and to a favorite folksinger is sure to be a family treasure."—Publishers Weekly
"This effort is what great picture books are all about."—School Library Journal
"An ambitious tribute to a popular song that will live as long as the American spirit."—New York Times Book Review
"This beautifully designed book belongs in every school as a part of our musical history, as a tribute to the Dust Bowl era and the political activism that music can reinforce and encourage, and as an elegant example of picture book art."—Children's Literature