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Emily's Blue Period

Written by Cathleen Daly & illustrated by Lisa Brown
Published by Roaring Brook Press
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After her parents get divorced, Emily finds comfort in making and learning about art.

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Who Wrote Emily's Blue Period

Cathleen Daly

<p><b>Cathleen Daly</b> is a writer and performance artist who lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is the author of the novel <i>Flirt Club</i>, and the picture book <i>Prudence Wants a Pet</i>, both published by Roaring Brook Press.</p><p>Her second picture book with Roaring Brook Press, Emily’s Blue Period, was the runner up for the 2015-2016 Texas Bluebonnet Award, was a Junior Library Guild Selection, a Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year, and a Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choice (University of Wisconsin).</p>

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Who Illustrated Emily's Blue Period

Lisa Brown

Lisa Brown is a New York Times bestselling illustrator and author. Books she has illustrated include Goldfish Ghost, by Lemony Snicket, and her own The Airport Book. She lives in San Francisco. Visit her at online at and on Twitter at @lisabrowndraws.

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