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Jerry Craft

  • 5 stars across 5 books
    Jerry Craft is an author and illustrator who has worked on numerous picture books, graphic novels, and middle grade novels, including The Zero Degree Zombie Zone by Patrik Henry Bass. Jerry is the creator of Mama's Boyz, an award-winning syndicated comic strip. He has won five African American Literary Awards, and he is a cofounder of the Schomburg Center's Annual Black Comic Book Festival. He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts and now lives in Connecticut. Visit him online at www.jerrycraft.net. Jerry Craft is an author and illustrator who has worked on numerous picture books, graphic novels, and middle grade novels, including The Zero Degree Zombie Zone by Patrik Henry Bass. Jerry is the creator of Mama's Boyz, an award-winning syndicated comic strip. He has won five African American Literary Awards, and he is a cofounder of the Schomburg Center's Annual Black Comic Book Festival. He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts and now lives in Connecticut. Visit him online at www.jerrycraft.net.
    21st February 2019

    New Kid

    Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers' Literature! ... More

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    15th April 2013

    Pitching for the Stars: My Seasons across the Color Line

    The author of the memoir Our White Boy tells his story for younger readers: in 1959 Carl Sedberry, team manager of t... More

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    12th November 2020

    Class Act

    New York Times bestselling author Jerry Craft returns with a companion book to New Kid , winner of the 20... More

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    8th July 2021

    New Kid and Class Act: The Box Set

    From critically acclaimed author-illustrator Jerry Craft comes a special box set that includes New Kid , winner o... More

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