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Please, Louise

Written by Toni Morrison and Slade Morrison & illustrated by Shadra Strickland
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On a gray, rainy day, everything seems particularly frightening and bad to Louise until she enters a library and finds books that help her to know and imagine the beauty and wonder that have been there all along.

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Who Wrote Please, Louise

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Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison (1931-2019) was a Nobel Prize-winning American author, editor, and professor. Her contributions to the modern canon are numerous. Some of her acclaimed titles include: The Bluest Eye, Song of Solomon, and Beloved, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1988. She won the Nobel Prize for Literature 1993.

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Slade Morrison

Slade Morrison was born in Ohio and educated in New York City. He studied art at SUNY Purchase and collaborated with his mother, Toni Morrison, on five books for children.

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Who Illustrated Please, Louise

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Shadra Strickland

Shadra Strickland studied, design, writing, and illustration at Syracuse University and later went on to complete her MFA at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. She won the Ezra Jack Keats Award and the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award for New Talent in 2009 for her work in her first picture book, Bird, written by Zetta Elliott. Strickland co-illustrated Our Children Can Soar, winner of a 2010 NAACP Image Award. She teaches illustration at Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, Maryland. Visit her online at ShadraStrickland.com.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781416983385
Publication Date:
March 4, 2014
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2012026303
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1416983384
Lexile:
AD510L
Accelerated Reader Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
174511
ATOS Book Level:
2.29
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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