Contributor biographical information for Sky boys : how they built the Empire State Building / Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by James E. Ransome.

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Deborah Hopkinson's most recent book is the ALA Award-Winning Apples to Oregon. Her other titles include Under the Quilt of NIght (Also illustrated by James E. Ransome) and Fannie in the Kitchen. She lives in Oregon.

James E. Ransome is the illustrator of many highly acclaimed titles including Creation, which won a Coretta Scott King Award for illustration; Major Taylor by Lesa Cline-Ransome; and Let My People Go by Patricia McKissack, winner of an NAACP Image Award. He lives in New York.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.) -- Design and construction -- Fiction.
Skyscrapers -- Fiction.
Building -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1898-1951 -- Fiction.