Describes the life of the children's book author and illustrator, conveying her life at Folly Cove, her love of dance, and how she was able to create images of machinery, including those used in her book, Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel.
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 -- Juvenile literature.
Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968.
Children's stories -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.
Children's stories -- Authorship.
Illustration of books -- Juvenile literature.
Illustration of books.
Illustrators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
Women authors, American.
Other Authors:Rocco, John, illustrator.