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Barbara Kerley's award-winning biographies-including WHAT TO DO ABOUT ALICE? and THE EXTRAORDINARY MARK TWAIN (ACCORDING TO SUSY), both illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham, and THE DINOSAURS OF WATERHOUSE HAWKINS and WALT WHITMAN: WORDS FOR AMERICA, both illustrated by Brian Selznick-are consistently praised for their lively prose, meticulous research, and artistic presentation style. Kerley lives in Portland, Oregon. You can visit her online at

Edwin Fotheringham has illustrated several notable picture books, including Barbara Kerley's WHAT TO DO ABOUT ALICE?, a Sibert Honor Book and a Boston Globe/Horn Book Award Honor Book, and THE EXTRAORDINARY MARK TWAIN (ACCORDING TO SUSY), a New York Public Library Best Children's Book. Edwin lives in Seattle, Washington. You can visit him online at

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Clemens, Susy, -- 1872-1896 -- Juvenile fiction.
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Juvenile fiction.
Clemens, Susy, -- 1872-1896 -- Fiction.
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Fiction.
Authors, American -- Fiction.
Authorship -- Fiction.
Biography -- Fiction.