Robert McCloskey

John Robert McCloskey¬†(September 15, 1914¬†‚Äď June 30, 2003) was an¬†American¬†writer and illustrator of¬†children’s books. He both wrote and illustrated eight¬†picture books,¬†and won two¬†Caldecott Medals¬†from the¬†American Library Association¬†for the year’s best-illustrated picture book.¬†Four of the eight books were set in¬†Maine:¬†Blueberries for Sal,¬†One Morning in Maine,¬†Time of Wonder, and¬†Burt Dow, Deep-water Man¬†(the last three of those four were all set on the coast). His best-known work is¬†Make Way For Ducklings, set in Boston. In longer works, he both wrote and illustrated¬†Homer Price¬†and he illustrated¬†Keith Robertson‘s¬†Henry Reed¬†series.

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