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Stand straight, Ella Kate

Kate Klise

Stand straight, Ella Kate

the true story of a real giant

by Kate Klise

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Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

A fictionalized biography of Ella Kate Ewing, born in 1872, who was eight feet tall by the age of seventeen and who became financially independent by traveling the country for nearly twenty years appearing at museums, exhibitions, and in circus shows.

Edition Notes

Statementby Kate Klise ; pictures by M. Sarah Klise
ContributionsKlise, M. Sarah, ill
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.K684 St 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24487850M
ISBN 109780803734043
LC Control Number2009033856
OCLC/WorldCa430841594

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Stand straight, Ella Kate by Kate Klise Download PDF EPUB FB2

When people are cruel, she maintains her dignity by remembering her parents' admonition to Stand straight, Ella Kate.

Based on the real Ella Ewing and told from her point of view, this intriguing picture book ends with Stand straight page of information about her medical condition (gigantism) and her remarkable life/5(22).

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Stand Straight, Ella Kate/5(22). Ella Kate was about three feet taller than me and sometimes she would get frustrated by the laughing and staring, but she was a bold enough person to tell herself to stand straight and be herself.

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Stand Straight, Ella Kate: The True Story of a Real Giant Kate Klise, Author, M. Sarah Klise, Illustrator Dial (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

InElla Kate began life as a typically-sized infant, but by age thirteen she was almost six feet tall. Although her parents told her to “stand straight” with pride, Ella Kate was embarrassed and sometimes humiliated by the constant attention and teasing.

As she continued to grow (and grow), Ella Kate's parents told her to stand straight. This gave Ella Kate the confidence to do and see things that other 19th century women could only dream of, including owning a special house to accommodate her gigantic size.

Ella Kate Ewing was born in She started out small, but she just kept on growing. Soon she was too tall for her desk at school, too tall for her bed at home, too tall to fit anywhere. Ella Kate was a real-life giant, but she refused to hide herself away.

Instead, she used her unusual height to achieve her equally large dreams. One of my favorite new features on this week is a behind-the-book essay by Kate Klise, half of the Klise Sisters, the award-winning author-illustrator duo.

Kate and her sister M. Sarah's latest picture book is called Stand Straight, Ella Kate: The True Story of a Real subject of the book is Ella Kate Ewing, who was considered to be the world's tallest woman at. Which brings us to the other end of the bell curve, with “Stand Straight, Ella Kate,” a bio­graphical picture book about Ella Kate Ewing (8-foot-4), written by Kate : Jerry Griswold.

Ella Ewing was born in La Grange, Missouri, the only child of Benjamin F. and Anna Eliza (Herring) Ewing. While a toddler, Ella's family moved to the small Scotland County community of Rainbow, southeast of Gorin, was of normal size while a baby and young child, with the first signs of any abnormality appearing shortly after her seventh ality: American.

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My tall tale is true. I was a giant, a real live giant. So begins the story of Ella Ewing. Born inElla started out small. But at the age of.

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When Ella Kate Ewing was born inshe was the normal size for a baby but, when she was seven, she started growing and just didn't seem to stop. Soon, she was too big for school desks or even a regular bed.

She tried to hunch herself down to be smaller, but her parents urged her not to hide, it, instead telling her to stand up straight. Stand Straight, Ella Kate By Kate Klise, illustrated by M. Sarah Klise.

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