May/June 2008

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Meet Kathleen Krull

Kathleen Krull is the award-winning author of biography and nonfiction for young readers, known particularly for her “Lives Of the” six-book series. Her picture books include Pocahontas, The Boy on Fairfield Street, and Harvesting Hope. Her well-received newer series, “Giants of Science,” profiles individual scientists such as Isaac Newton, Sigmund Freud, and Marie Curie. She is married to children’s book illustrator Paul Brewer, who has illustrated two of her books. From their home in San Diego, California, they have also collaborated on the text for a most unusual title, Fartiste, a biography illustrated by Boris Kulikov.

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Events Calendar

June calendar filled with fun-filled facts and activities

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