Don Brown


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Don Brown is the award-winning author and illustrator of many picture book biographies. He has been widely praised for his resonant storytelling and his delicate watercolor paintings that evoke the excitement, humor, pain, and joy of lives lived with passion. School Library Journal has called him "a current pacesetter who has put the finishing touches on the standards for storyographies." He lives in New York with his family.

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Starred Review for Older Than Dirt!

FROM THE HORNBOOK:


A Wild but True History of Earth


by Don Brown and Mike Perfit; illus. by Don Brown


Intermediate, Middle School Houghton 104 pp. g


9/17 978-0-544-80503-3 $18.99


An extended conversation between a science-savvy groundhog and a new-to-


Earth’s-history worm features a comprehensive overview of the geological past of


our planet. The graphic format, light tone, and amusing repartee keep...

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