Jon Scieszka<br />Author Study<br />
Biography<br />Born in Flint, MI on September 8, 1954<br />His dad Louis was an Elementary School Principal<br />His mom S...
Awards<br />1991-Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award for Picture Book for The True Story of the Three Little Pigs!<br />1994 -...
Nationally Recognized Award<br />1993- Caldecott Medal Winner<br />The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales<br />
Jon scieszka author study[1]
Jon scieszka author study[1]
Jon scieszka author study[1]
Jon scieszka author study[1]
Jon scieszka author study[1]
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  1. 1. Jon Scieszka<br />Author Study<br />
  2. 2. Biography<br />Born in Flint, MI on September 8, 1954<br />His dad Louis was an Elementary School Principal<br />His mom Shirley was a registered nurse<br />He has 5 brothers<br />He first thought about being a doctor<br />Earned his FMA in Children’s Literature in 1980 from Columbia University<br />America’s first National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature<br />Founder of Guys Read (a non-profit literacy organization)<br />Source: http://www.jsworldwide.com/just_the_facts.html<br />
  3. 3. Awards<br />1991-Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award for Picture Book for The True Story of the Three Little Pigs!<br />1994 - Rhode Island Children's Book Award for The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales<br />1995 - Blue Ribbon Book from the Bulletin Center for Children's Books for Math Curse<br />1995 - Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book for Math Curse<br />1996 - American Library Association Notable Book for Math Curse<br />1997 - Golden Archer Award for The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales<br />1997 - Maine's Student Book Award for Math Curse<br />1997 - Texas Bluebonnet Award for Math Curse<br />1997 - New Hampshire's The Great Stone Face Book Award for Math Curse<br />Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jon_Scieszka#Awards_and_recognition<br />
  4. 4. Nationally Recognized Award<br />1993- Caldecott Medal Winner<br />The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales<br />

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