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winner; The Honest-to-Goodness Truth; Let My People Go, written with her
husband, Fredrick, and recipient of the NAACP Image Award; The Dark-Thirty, a Newbery Honor Book and Coretta Scott King Award winner; and Mirandy and Brother Wind, recipient of the Caldecott Medal and a Coretta Scott King Honor Book. She lives in St. Louis, Missouri.
David Catrow is the illustrator of numerous notable books for children, including the other Silly Dilly books, as well as Kathryn Lasky's She's Wearing a Dead Bird on Her Head!, which was named a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year. Mr. Catrow is also a nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist whose work appears in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and the Chicago Sun-Times, as well as in nine hundred other newspapers. He lives in Springfield, Ohio. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
A wonderful little book. I read it to my grandsons and they were elated.Published 24 days ago by Dean Feldmeyer
We bought this book because we love the author James Carville. We had no idea that it was going to be such a hit at bedtime. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Karen Glave
I love this book! Right at the beginning Lu says something to the effect of "you are rich if you have family and one good friend." I think it is a very sweet story.Published 21 months ago by S. Duin
I have always like James Carville so I was thrilled to buy this book for my daughter. The illustrations are spectacular and the story is so charming. Read morePublished on April 9, 2009 by Katie Koehler