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  • 5 stars across 13 books
    Jen Bryant has written numerous books for young readers, including Georgia's Bones and A River ofWords, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Honor Award.Her book A Splash of Red (Knopf)received the Schneider Family Book Award and theNCTE Orbis Pictus Award for nonfiction. She lives inPennsylvania. Melissa Sweet (www.melissasweet.net) hasillustrated many award winning books, including ARiver of Words (Eerdmans), a 2009 Caldecott Honorbook, and A Splash of Red (Knopf), an NCTEOrbis Pictus Award winner and a Sibert Honor book. Shealso wrote and illustrated Balloons OverBroadway (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), winner of the2012 Sibert Medal and the NCTE Orbis Pictus Award.Melissa lives in Maine.
    22nd February 2006

    Call Me Marianne

    On a trip to the zoo, young Jonathan returns a lost hat to Marianne, a woman who wears all black and scribbles notes in ... More

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    9th July 2008

    River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams

    2009 Caldecott Honor Book An ALA Notable Book A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book A Charl... More

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    8th January 2010

    Georgia's Bones

    Growing up on a Wisconsin farm, Georgia O'Keeffe began gathering all sorts of objects -- sticks and stones, flowers and ... More

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    15th September 2014

    The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus

    2015 Caldecott Honor Book 2015 Sibert Medal Winner For shy young Peter Mark Roget, books were the best com... More

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    13th November 2007

    Pieces of Georgia

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    12th November 2019

    Feed Your Mind: A Story of August Wilson

    A celebration of August Wilson's journey from a child in Pittsburgh to one of America's greatest playwrights Aug... More

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    13th September 2005

    The Trial

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    14th July 2009

    Ringside, 1925

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