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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Scholastic Paperbacks
Publication date June 1, 1972
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780590025751
ISBN-10 0590025759
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $1.25
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

The heartwarming and memorable Newbery Honor-winning book about finding family in the unlikeliest places, featuring artwork by beloved illustrator Garth Williams.

Armand, an old Parisian living on the streets of Paris, relished his solitary life. He begged and did odd jobs for money to keep himself warm and fed, and he liked his carefree life.

Then one day just before Christmas, a struggling mother and her three children walked into his life. Though he tried to ignore their troubles, Armand soon found himself caring for the family and sharing his unusual home under the bridge with them. It did not take Armand very long to realize that he had gotten himself ready-made family; one that he loved with all his heart, and one for whom he would have to find a better home than the bridge.

Children will treasure this warm and funny adventure of family, freedom, and Santa Claus. The book includes illustrations by Garth Williams, the acclaimed illustrator of E. B. White's Charlotte's Web and Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House series, among many other books.



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Paperback
Book cover for 9780064402507
 
With Garth Williams (other contributor) | Reissue edition from Harpercollins Childrens Books (February 1, 1989)
9780064402507 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.20 lbs | List price $5.99
About: An old French hobo changes his ways when he finds three homeless children under a bridge
The price comparison is for this edition
from Scholastic Paperbacks (June 1, 1972); titled "Family Under the Bridge"
9780590025751 | details & prices | List price $1.25
About: The heartwarming and memorable Newbery Honor-winning book about finding family in the unlikeliest places, featuring artwork by beloved illustrator Garth Williams.
Library
from Harpercollins (June 1, 1958); titled "Family Under the Bridge"
9780060209919 | details & prices | 7.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.80 lbs | List price $14.89
About: An old French hobo changes his ways when he finds three homeless children under a bridge
Reinforced
from Demco Media (February 1, 1989)
9780606040310 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.75 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.40 lbs | List price $14.70
About: An old French hobo changes his ways when he finds three homeless children under a bridge
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780833546562
 
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780833546562 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.40 lbs | List price $16.00
About: An old French hobo changes his ways when he finds three homeless children under a bridge

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