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Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion
Illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham

Today for children’s authors and artists week, I’d like to honor a nonagenarian who published her first children’s book sixty years ago, Margaret Bloy Graham. Born in Canada, Margaret moved to New York in the 1940s to work as a commercial illustrator. During that time she became good friends with two other U.S. immigrants, Hans […]

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Featured on February 28, 2011

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