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What’s makes him interesting? David Diaz is a famous author for children's books. Some of his famous books are Sharing the seasons, Cesar Si si Puede! Yea we can, the little scarecrow boy, and many others some you may find illustrated by him.
He’s interesting because… He illustrates and he publishes stories He won the Caldecott Medal, American Library association,1995 for Smoky Night. He has a strong passion for writing and music He gets some book ideas from music he likes.
He was influenced David Diaz was influenced by music and by children He says “music speaks to me like my books speak to the children.” David finds inspiration in songs. Sandra Tobe And his wife
He’s known for… His Newberry Honor winner (Eve Bunting, Going Home.) His passion for writing and for his books. Being a very caring guy
What about David? David is a illustrator David is a writer for children’s book He is a inspiration for kids He donates a third of his earnings to kids foundation. He was born in 1960 in Fort Lauderdale Florida He lives in Carlsbad, California
What makes him different? Besides being an illustrator and a writer he is a graphic designer, a painter and an accomplished ceramic artist. His famous art paintings and ceramics is currently touring the country. Even when he was in 1st grade he knew he wanted to be a artist but he never knew he would be award winning illustrator.
His life is interesting. He gives to the kids not only by the books he writes but by donating. When he does book signing he usually reads to the kids that come. Also he won Caldecott medal for the book Smokey night.
He could be a role model In high school David I was encouraged to pursue a career in illustration. This shows that dreams can come true he wanted to pursue his dream and he made it with a little faith in himself. His best friend then and wife now showed him how to work with colors. Shows that friends and family may always help you follow your dreams.