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Jerry Pinkney (1939–2021)

Autor de The Lion & the Mouse

29+ Obras 9,915 Miembros 1,145 Reseñas 4 Preferidas

Sobre El Autor

Jerry Pinkney was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on December 22, 1939. He began drawing as a four-year-old child, studied commercial art at the Dobbins Vocational School, and received a full scholarship to the Philadelphia Museum College of Art. After graduating, Pinkney worked in design and mostrar más illustrations, helped found Kaleidoscope Studios, and later opened the Jerry Pinkney Studio. His is a children's book illustrator and has created the art for over one hundred titles including Julius Lester's John Henry, Sam and the Tigers, and The Old African, plus adaptations of Hans Christian Andersen's The Little Match Girl and The Nightingale. He has won numerous awards including six Caldecott Honor Medals, five Coretta Scott King Awards, four Coretta Scott King Honor Awards, four New York Times Best Illustrated Book awards, and the Hamilton King Award. He also received the Virginia Hamilton Literary award from Kent State University in 2000, the University of Southern Mississippi Medallion in 2004, the Original Art's Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Illustrators in 2006, Laura Ingalls Wilder Award in 2016, and the Coretta Scott King -Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2016. In addition to holding numerous one-man retrospectives and exhibiting his work in more than one hundred international group shows, Pinkney's art resides in the permanent collections of the Library of Congress, the New York Public Library, the Delaware Art Museum, and the Brandywine River Art Museum. He has taught art at the Pratt Institute, the University of Delaware, and the University of Buffalo. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
Créditos de la imagen: Illustrator and writer Jerry Pickney at the 2019 Texas Book Festival in Austin, Texas, United States. By Larry D. Moore, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=83473856

Obras de Jerry Pinkney

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Sus ojos miraban a Dios (1937) — Ilustrador, algunas ediciones19,283 copias
Lloro Por La Tierra (Torre De Papel. Torre Verde) (1976) — Artista de Cubierta, algunas ediciones11,907 copias
The Talking Eggs: A Folktale from the American South (1989) — Ilustrador — 1,865 copias
The Patchwork Quilt (1985) — Ilustrador — 1,707 copias
John Henry (1994) — Ilustrador — 1,558 copias
Nightjohn (1996) — Ilustrador — 1,302 copias
Goin' Someplace Special (2001) — Ilustrador — 1,221 copias
The Riki Tiki Tavi (1894) — Ilustrador, algunas ediciones914 copias
Mirandy and Brother Wind (1988) — Ilustrador — 889 copias
The Big Book for Peace (1990) — Ilustrador — 834 copias
Guys Write for Guys Read (2005) — Ilustrador — 774 copias
The Adventures of Spider: West African Folktales (1964) — Ilustrador — 638 copias
Minty: A Story of Young Harriet Tubman (1996) — Ilustrador — 600 copias
The Planet of Junior Brown (1971) — Ilustrador, algunas ediciones503 copias
The Tales of Uncle Remus: The Adventures of Brer Rabbit (1987) — Ilustrador — 493 copias
Home Place (1990) — Ilustrador — 485 copias
Sam and the Tigers; A New Telling of 'Little Black Sambo' (1996) — Ilustrador — 473 copias
Pretend You're a Cat (1990) — Ilustrador — 401 copias
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (2008) — Contribuidor — 353 copias
Drylongso (1992) — Ilustrador — 292 copias
Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road? (2006) — Ilustrador — 285 copias
Ha llegado un extraño (1975) — Artista de Cubierta, algunas ediciones282 copias
Childtimes: A Three-Generation Memoir (1979) — Ilustrador — 270 copias
The Moon Over Star (2008) — Ilustrador — 265 copias
Black Cowboy, Wild Horses (1998) — Ilustrador — 264 copias
Turtle in July (1989) — Ilustrador — 221 copias
Half a Moon and One Whole Star (1986) — Ilustrador — 200 copias
Uncle Remus: The Complete Tales (1999) — Ilustrador — 185 copias
Back Home (1992) — Ilustrador — 173 copias
The Sunday Outing (1994) — Ilustrador — 172 copias
The Jungle Book (1995) — Ilustrador, algunas ediciones169 copias
The All-I'll-Ever-Want Christmas Doll (2007) — Ilustrador — 167 copias
God Bless the Child (2003) — Ilustrador — 163 copias
Rabbit Makes a Monkey of Lion: A Swahili Tale (1989) — Ilustrador — 139 copias
In for Winter, Out for Spring (1991) — Ilustrador — 134 copias
Journeys with Elijah: Eight Tales of the Prophet (1999) — Ilustrador — 126 copias
The Old African (2005) — Ilustrador — 126 copias
In Plain Sight: A Game (2016) — Ilustrador — 118 copias
Sweethearts of Rhythm (2009) — Ilustrador — 107 copias
A Home in the Barn (2018) — Ilustrador, algunas ediciones98 copias
The First Adventures of Spider: West African Folktales (2012) — Ilustrador — 86 copias
David's Songs: His Psalms and Their Story (1992) — Ilustrador — 79 copias
A Starlit Somersault Downhill (1993) — Ilustrador — 68 copias
The Christmas Boot (2006) — Ilustrador — 66 copias
Tikvah: Children's Book Creators Reflect on Human Rights (2001) — Contribuidor — 62 copias
Tonweya and the Eagles (1979) — Ilustrador — 47 copias
Music from Our Lord's Holy Heaven (2005) — Ilustrador — 40 copias
More Adventures of Spider: West African Folk Tales (1972) — Ilustrador — 33 copias
A Starlit Snowfall (2011) — Ilustrador — 30 copias
The beautiful blue jay, and other tales of India, (1967) — Ilustrador — 18 copias
Ji-Nongo-Nongo Means Riddles (1978) — Ilustrador — 7 copias
Kostas the Rooster (1968) — Ilustrador — 7 copias
Rosie and Mr. William Star (1981) — Ilustrador — 5 copias
Reading Rainbow: The Patchwork Quilt [1985 TV episode] (1985) — Ilustrador — 3 copias
The Twin Witches of Fingle Fu — Ilustrador — 1 copia

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Conocimiento común

Fecha de nacimiento
1939-12-22
Fecha de fallecimiento
2021-10-20
Género
male
Nacionalidad
USA
Lugar de nacimiento
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Causa de fallecimiento
heart attack
Lugares de residencia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Croton-on-Hudson, New York, USA
Educación
Philadelphia Museum College of Art
Ocupaciones
Painter
Children's Book Author
Children's Book Illustrator
Relaciones
Pinkney, Gloria Jean (wife)
Pinkney, J. Brian (son)
Pinkney, Myles C. (son)
Pinkney, Andrea Davis (daughter-in-law)
Pinkney, Sandra L. (daughter-in-law)
Premios y honores
University of Southern Mississippi Medallion (2004)
Society of Illustrators Lifetime Achievement Award ( [2006])
Regina Medal (2005)
Coretta Scott King – Virginia Hamilton Award (2016)
Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal (2016)
Agente
Sheldon Fogelman
Biografía breve
Jerry Pinkney was an illustrator of children's books and the winner of numerous awards including one Caldecott Medal and five Caldecott Honors. In 2004 he won the University of Southern Mississippi Medallion for outstanding contributions in the field of children’s literature.

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The independent reading level is grade 1st/2nd;
Awards: None
 
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DFountain58 | 15 reseñas más. | Apr 26, 2024 |
Independent and whole class reading.
Caldecott Medal Winner
 
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cpaiz | 516 reseñas más. | Apr 25, 2024 |
Independent Reading Level: Grades K-3
Awards: Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, Coretta Scott King Virginia Hamilton Award
 
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anbaum | 90 reseñas más. | Apr 24, 2024 |
One of my absolute favorite wordless picture books to look through. Absolutely stunning. Jerry Pinkney was so talented.
 
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mrsandersonreads23 | 516 reseñas más. | Apr 14, 2024 |

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