Thursday, May 17, 2012

Jean Craighead George, R. I. P. Jean Craighead George, a Newbery Award-winning writer for young people whose books brought the natural world from the Catskill Mountains to the Alaskan tundra to wild, luminous life, died on Tuesday in Mount Kisco, N.Y. She was 92.

1 comment:

Todd Mason said...

Wow. A whole lot of people at least somewhat important to different stages of my life passing in a cluster. Certainly JULIE OF THE WOLVES made an impression.