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When I Was Young in the Mountains

(1982)
A Picture Book by

 
 
For twenty years, Cynthia Rylant's story of childhood in the Appalachian Mountains has been an enduring favorite. Growing up in the mountains is depicted with a spare, lyrical text and beautiful, tender illustrations by Diane Goode. The book was awarded a Caldecott Honor Medal.

To celebrate its twentieth anniversary, When I Was Young in the Mountains is being released with a commemorative copper-colored band.

Illustrated by Diane Goode

Genre: Children's Fiction

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Hardback Editions

May 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: uc When I Was Young in the Mountains (Fairytale Foil Books)
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
ISBN: 0-525-46888-9 / 978-0-525-46888-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dutton Juvenile
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January 1993 : USA Library Binding
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains (Reading Rainbow Books (Pb))
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
ISBN: 0-8085-3491-2 / 978-0-8085-3491-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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January 1993 : USA Library Binding
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains (Reading Rainbow Books)
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
ISBN: 0-8124-3850-7 / 978-0-8124-3850-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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March 1982 : USA Hardback
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
ISBN: 0-525-42525-X / 978-0-525-42525-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers
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May 1985 : USA Library Binding
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
ISBN: 0-606-00879-9 / 978-0-606-00879-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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Paperback Editions

October 1992 : UK Paperback
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains (Reading rainbow book)
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant, Diane Goode
ISBN: 0-14-054875-0 / 978-0-14-054875-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin
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May 1985 : USA Paperback
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Title: When I Was Young In The Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
ISBN: 0-525-44198-0 / 978-0-525-44198-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: E.P.Dutton
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1982 : USA Paperback
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
ISBN: 0-7815-3592-1 / 978-0-7815-3592-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: E.P. Dutton
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Audio Editions

February 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
Publisher: Listening Library
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February 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
Publisher: Listening Library
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February 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant
Publisher: Listening Library
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June 1985 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: When I Was Young in the Mountains
Author(s): Cynthia Rylant, Diane Goode
ISBN: 0-676-30728-0 / 978-0-676-30728-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Amer School Pub
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