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6 edition of Ezra Jack Keats found in the catalog.

Ezra Jack Keats

a biography with illustrations

by Dean Engel

  • 8 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Silver Moon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Keats, Ezra Jack -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Keats, Ezra Jack.,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Illustrators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Children"s stories -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Illustration of books -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Authors, American.,
    • Illustrators.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementDean Engel and Florence B. Freedman.
      ContributionsFreedman, Florence B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3561.E25243 Z66 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination81 p. :
      Number of Pages81
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1109566M
      ISBN 101881889653
      LC Control Number94034960

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Ezra Jack Keats was an American author and illustrator of children's books. Keats was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Ma He illustrated jackets for adult and juvenile books and provided drawings for almost a dozen children's books. Two years after WWII Jacob Ezra Katz legally changed his name to Ezra Jack Keats.

This was most certainly a reaction to the anti-Semitic prejudices of the time. InJubilant for Sure by Elisabeth Hubbard Lansing was published. The book set in the mountains of Kentucky was the first book Keats illustrated for children.

Ezra Jack Keats (–) is the Caldecott Medal winning author of The Snowy Day, which broke ground in as one of the first picture books for young children to portray a realistic, multi-cultural urban its initial publication, The Snowy Day has come to be regarded as both a children’s classic and one of the most important picture books ever written/illustrated.5/5(2).

Ezra Jack Keats was a Caldecott Medal-winning picture book author and illustrator. He was born on Mato Polish-Jewish parents living in Brooklyn, N.Y. Keats first worked as an illustrator and was published in various magazines.

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The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 40 pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this childrens, picture books story are.

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When it came out init was one of the first major kids' books to feature a. Renowned children’s author and illustrator Ezra Jack Keats was born in Brooklyn, New York.

The son of Jewish immigrants from Poland, Keats was a precocious artist, though the family couldn’t afford to send him to art school. Instead, after graduating from high school, Keats painted murals for the WPA and found work illustrating comics.

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