Liz Garton Scanlon


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Liz Garton Scanlon is the author of numerous beloved books for young people, including the highly-acclaimed, Caldecott-honored picture book All the World, illustrated by Marla Frazee, and her debut novel for middle grade readers, The Great Good Summer, as well as The Good-Pie Party; Happy Birthday, Bunny!; Noodle & Lou, and several others. Ms. Scanlon is also a poet, a teacher and a frequent & popular presenter at schools, libraries and conferences. She grew up in Colorado and Wisconsin, and now lives with her husband and two daughters in Austin, Texas. ...more

Average rating: 4.07 · 11,276 ratings · 1,861 reviews · 20 distinct worksSimilar authors
All the World

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4.22 avg rating — 6,654 ratings — published 2009 — 18 editions
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Bob, Not Bob!

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4.15 avg rating — 1,038 ratings — published 2017 — 2 editions
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Kate, Who Tamed the Wind

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3.81 avg rating — 630 ratings — published 2018 — 3 editions
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The Great Good Summer

3.75 avg rating — 451 ratings — published 2015 — 6 editions
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Another Way to Climb a Tree

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3.66 avg rating — 346 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
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The Good-Pie Party

3.57 avg rating — 153 ratings — published 2014
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One Dark Bird

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In the Canyon

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3.83 avg rating — 134 ratings — published 2015 — 4 editions
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Five Minutes: (That's a Lot...

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3.83 avg rating — 266 ratings — published 2019 — 3 editions
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Noodle & Lou

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3.64 avg rating — 222 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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