Contributor biographical information for Ashley Bryan : words to my life's song / by Ashley Bryan.

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Ashley Bryan grew up to the sound of his mother singing from morning to night, and has shared the joy of song with children ever since. One of our most beloved illustrators, he has been a May Hill Arbuthnot lecturer, a Coretta Scott King Award winner (most recently for Beautiful Blackbird), and the recipient of countless other awards and recognitions. He lives in Islesford, one of the Cranberry Isles off the coast of Maine, where he can often be found with a cluster of children, all singing.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Bryan, Ashley -- Juvenile literature.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American authors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Children's stories -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.
African American illustrators -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American artists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.