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Ezra Jack Keats
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Long before multicultural characters and themes were fashionable, Ezra Jack Keats crossed social boundaries by being the first American picture-book maker to give the black child a…
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Gloria Houston was a teacher and a native of the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina. Ms. Houston taught students of all ages. Ms. Houston wrote several books for children, including the…
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Graduate of Pratt Institute 1964
Worked in the publishing field for three years
Began freelance career in 1968
Published first childrens book in…
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