Jerry Pinkney

Pinkney at the [[Mazza Museum]] in 2011 Jerry Pinkney (born December 22, 1939) is an American illustrator and writer of children's books. Pinkney has illustrated over 100 books since 1964, including picture books, nonfiction titles and novels. Pinkney's works address diverse themes and are usually done in watercolors. He has received multiple awards for his illustrations and his contributions to the field of children's literature.

In 1994, Pinkney obtained the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award for the book ''John Henry'' and he has received five Coretta Scott King Awards for illustration. In 2010, he received the Caldecott Medal for his book ''The Lion & the Mouse.'' His book ''A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech that Inspired a Nation'' (2019), illustrated by Pinkney and written by Barry Wittenstein, won the Orbis Pictus Award for 2020.

In 2000, Pinkney received the Virginia Hamilton Literary Award from Kent State University, and in 2004 he was awarded the University of Southern Mississippi Medallion for outstanding contributions in the field of children’s literature. In 2016, Pinkney received the Coretta Scott King - Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement.

Pinkney has partnered with the United States Postal Service, National Park Service, and National Geographic for his illustration work. His art has also been featured in numerous exhibitions. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Pinkney, Jerry.
Published 2009
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by Pinkney, Jerry.
Published 1999
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by Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959.
Published 2004
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by Hurwitz, Johanna.
Published 1993
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by Annett, Cora.
Published 1970
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by Shaw, Thelma.
Published 1969
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by San Souci, Robert D.
Published 2005
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by Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.
Published 1997
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by Adoff, Arnold.
Published 1997
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by Wise, William, 1923-
Published 1981
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by Traudl.
Published 1968
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by Powell, Fern.
Published 1969
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by Wheeler, Lisa, 1963-
Published 2016
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by McCall, Adeline, 1900-1989.
Published 1965
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by Evans, Mari, 1923-
Published 1973
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by Wilson, Beth P.
Published 1974
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