Jim Arnosky


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in New York City, The United States
September 01, 1946

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Jim Arnosky was born in New York City, NY Sept 1, 1946. He was raised in Pennsylvania. Jim graduated from high school in Philadelphia and joined the US Naval Reserves. His active duty took him to Maryland and Bremerhaven, Germany.
In 1976 Jim and his wife Deanna moved to Vermont with their two daughters where they have lived in an old farmhouse for the past 28 years. 17 of those years were spent raising sheep.
Jim is self taught in writing, art and the natural sciences. He has written and illustrated 86 books on nature subjects and has illustrated 46 other books written by various authors. He has been awarded the Christopher Medal, Orbis Pictus Honor, ALA Gordon Award, and Outstanding Science book awards from National Science Teachers Associa
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Every Autumn Comes the Bear

3.80 avg rating — 317 ratings — published 1993 — 6 editions
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I'm a Turkey!

3.46 avg rating — 295 ratings — published 2009
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Rabbits & Raindrops

3.85 avg rating — 276 ratings — published 1997 — 6 editions
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Babies in the Bayou

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Grandfather Buffalo

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Raccoon on His Own

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Wild Tracks!: A Guide to Na...

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At This Very Moment

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Crinkleroot's Guide to Know...

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