Author

Jane Kurtz

Biography

I was born in Portland, Oregon (where I now live) but I spent almost all of my childhood in Ethiopia, where my parents worked for 23 years. Many of my books connect to Ethiopia, but I’ve also written books that celebrate bad moods, good habitat for birds and bees and butterflies, real life heroes and many other things.

One of my most lovely activities is volunteering to create colorful, attractive, easy-to-read books for Ethiopian kids…since that is where I learned to read, after all. With those books, I get to play with both words AND art and how they fit together.

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Collaborators

Allison Black
Neil Brennan
E.B. Lewis
Christopher Kurtz
E. B. Lewis

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Books Stats

6Authored

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Highest Rated Book

Fire on the Mountain book
Jane Kurtz, E.B. Lewis
Picture book
4.5
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Official Website

http://janekurtz.com