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Peet, Bill.
New York : Houghton Mifflin, 1994.
IL 3-6 RL 6.7
ISBN 0395689821
What do One Hundred and One Dalmatians, The Sword in the Stone, Pinocchio, Dumbo, Jungle Book, and Peter Pan have in common?  Yes, they all are Disney movies, but they have something else in common.  They were illustrated, and some were also written, by a man named Bill Peet.  Bill turned an interest in drawing, which often got him into trouble when he was in school, into his career.  Did you know that Bill Peet created the Captain Hook’s character to be like Walt Disney himself?  You'll find out a lot of interesting inside facts about Disney Productions as you read this book.  You also will learn how he came up with ideas for his books.  Bill Peet tells in words and pictures his fascinating life story.  Bill left Disney in 1964 to write and illustrate over 30 children's books. (Lorie Green. Library Media Specialist, Manor Hill Elementary, Liberty, MO
SUBJECTS:     Walt Disney Productions -- Juvenile literature
                        Peet, Bill
                        Authors, American


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