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Zolotow, Charlotte

Charlotte Zolotow was born on June 26, 1915, in Norfolk, North Virginia. She was the well-known editor and author who worked at Harper Junior Books for over 30 years. Zolotow wrote such books as The Park Book (illus. by H.A. Rey), William’s Doll (illus. by William Pene du Bois), and Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely […]


du Bois, William Pène

Born on May 9 in Nutley, New Jersey, William Pène Sherman du Bois, would become one of America’s most beloved children’s book illustrators and authors. His family had been involved in the arts for generations. When Pène du Bois was eight, his family moved to Paris, where they lived for the next six years. Here, […]