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A Letter to Amy – (Picture Puffin Description:



A Letter to Ezra Jack Keats (1916-1983) is the Caldecott Medal winning author of The Snowy Day which broke ground in 1962 as one of the first picture books for young children to portray a realistic multi-cultural urban setting. Since its initial publication The Snowy Day has come to be regarded as both a childrens classic and one of the most important picture books ever written/illustrated. Ezra Jack Keats legacy lives on in the popularity of his most famous character Peter–the star of The Snowy Day Whistle for Willie Peters Chair A Letter to Amy Goggles and others. Visit the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation online at www.ezra-jack-keats.org A Letter to Amy – (Picture Puffin