Happy Birthday Jerry Pinkney!

On this day in 1939, Jerry Pinkney, a future award winner children’s book author/illusrator was born.  Read about this multifaceted and award winning author/illustrator here:

More information about Jerry Pinkney:

Exhibition: http://www.philamuseum.org/exhibitions/787.html

The Pinkney family: http://www.findingdulcinea.com/features/multi-day/net-profiles/6-pinckney-family.html

New York Times Book Review: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/08/books/review/Sutton-t.html?_r=0

Reading Rockets: http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/pinkneyj/featuredbooks

Interview: http://www.ncte.org/library/NCTEFiles/Resources/Journals/LA/0916-jul2014/LA0916Conversation.pdf


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