Marcia Brown

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Marcia Brown

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born
in Rochester, New York, The United States
July 13, 1918

died
April 28, 2015

gender
female

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Marcia Brown has won the Caldecott Medal three times, the only person to do so until David Wiesner in 2007. She is also the winner of the 1977 Regina Medal, a six-time recipent of the Caldecott Honor, and the winner of the 1992 Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal for her lifetime body of work in children's literature.

Brown continued to paint in her studio in California, focusing on Chinese art instead of children's literature until her death in 2015.


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