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Anglund, Joan Walsh

“What need we touch a child— with our books and rules? Let him walk among the hills and flowers, Let him gaze upon the waters, Let him look up to the stars— And he will have wisdom.” Author and illustrator Joan Walsh Anglund, born on January 3, is best known for her round-faced, featureless characters […]


Adams, Adriene

Adrienne Adams, born on February 8th, 1906, was a dedicated illustrator, rising at 5 am to paint before she went off to her job as a teacher. Even when she became a full time illustrator in 1952, she still kept up that early morning schedule. In 1935, she married John Anderson, a children’s book writer. […]