Generations of children have read, re-read, and loved Ezra Jack Keats's award-winning, classic stories about Peter and his neighborhood friends. Now, for the first time, Peter's Chair, A Letter to Amy
, and Goggles!
are available in paperback exclusively from Puffin.
"A well-loved character, a familiar childhood situation, and an urban setting are the components of this winning picture book, one of Keats's best." -- Booklist
Ezra Jack Keats (1916-1983) was the beloved author and/or illustrator of over eighty-five books for children.
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 children’s 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
, Peter's Chair
, A Letter to Amy
, and others. Visit the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation online at www.ezra-jack-keats.org