Ezra Jack Keats

Ezra Jack Keats

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Ezra Jack Keats (March 11, 1916 – May 6, 1983) was an American writer and illustrator of children's books. He won the 1963 Caldecott Medal for illustrating The Snowy Day, which he also wrote. It is considered one of the most important American books of the 20th century.

Keats is best known for introducing multiculturalism into mainstream American children's literature. He was one of the first children’s book authors to use an urban setting for his stories and he developed the use of collage as a medium for illustration.
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Ezra Jack Keats Discography Tracks

Visual

Album BM-3 Various Various - Music For Young Americans - Book Three Recordings(2xLP, Album, Mono) Audio Education, Inc. Album BM-3 US 1963 Sell This Version
CC 0690 Unknown Artist Unknown Artist - Over In The Meadow / Just In Time For The King's Birthday(7") Scholastic Records CC 0690 US 1971 Sell This Version
SCC 2727 James Earl Jones (2) James Earl Jones (2) - John Henry(7") Scholastic Records SCC 2727 US 1975 Sell This Version

Acting, Literary & Spoken

SCC 2727 James Earl Jones (2) James Earl Jones (2) - John Henry(7") Scholastic Records SCC 2727 US 1975 Sell This Version