Kathy-jo Wargin


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in Tower, Minnesota, The United States
December 20, 1964

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Kathy-jo Wargin is the bestselling author of more than fifty books for adults and children. With more than 1.2 million copies sold, she writes across genres and age-groups, and has earned national recognition for award–winning titles such as Michigan’s Official State Children’s Book The Legend of Sleeping Bear, the International Reading Association’s Children's Choice Award Winner The Legend of the Loon, the Bank Street College of Education Best Book Listee The Voyageur’s Paddle, the IRA Teacher's Choice Award Winner Win One for the Gipper, and many more.

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The Fish












I keep a ceramic fish in my office.

A few years ago, I was visiting an elementary school in Michigan. 

By all appearances, the school was typical. Clean, bright hallways trimmed with small lockers, student artwork taped on walls and paper mobiles hanging from the ceiling. It rang with the expected sounds of start-time bells, a morning announcement, classroom doors opening and closi

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Average rating: 3.92 · 2,347 ratings · 413 reviews · 53 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Legend of Sleeping Bear

4.25 avg rating — 341 ratings — published 1998 — 5 editions
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Moose on the Loose

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3.54 avg rating — 225 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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The Legend of Mackinac Island

4.25 avg rating — 140 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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The Edmund Fitzgerald: The ...

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Scare a Bear

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The Frog Prince

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The Legend of the Petoskey ...

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P Is for Pumpkin: God's Har...

3.73 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 2008 — 5 editions
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