Jerry Pinkney

This biography introduces readers to Jerry Pinkney, illustrator of more than 100 children's books, including the award-winning The Lion and the Mouse. Readers will learn about Pinkney's childhood in Pennsylvania and his current family life in New York State, his early interest in drawing, and the inspiration behind his traditional African-American stories such as John Henry and The Talking Eggs. Easy-to-read text and full-color photos highlight Pinkney's family, his life as an illustrator, and his beloved works, including The Patchwork Quilt. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 741.6
Lexile
ATOS Reading Level 4.6
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Guided Reading Level P
Copyright 2012
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions 8 x 8
Graphics Full-color photographs
Imprint Checkerboard Library
ISBN 9781617832475, 9781614786634, Q22475
Format Reinforced Hardcover, eBook, QR Bundle