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Who is Allen Say?
Allen Say is an Asian American writer and illustrator. He is best known for Grandfather's Journey, a children's picture book detailing his grandfather's voyage from Japan to the United States and back again, which won the 1994 Caldecott Medal for illustration. This story is autobiographical and relates to Say's constant moving during his childhood. His work mainly focuses on Japanese and Japanese American characters and their stories, and several works have autobiographical elements.
- also known as James Allen Koichi Moriwaki Seii
- born on (78 years ago) in Yokohama
- ethnicity: Asian American, Japanese American
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Writer, illustrator
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Family Matters (2009)
Adoption and Foster Care in Children's Literature by Ruth Lyn Meese
Illustrator: Allen Say Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA Date of Publication: 1997 Awards: None, although Allen Say is a Caldecott Medal winning illustrator for other books Reading Levels: AR Int. Level Lower Grades, BL 2.3; ...
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Lakes by Aaron Frisch Lakes and Ponds by Cassie Mayer The Lost Lake by Allen Say Morning on the Lake by Jan Bourdeau Waboose Materials books child- safe scissors glue or paste magazine pictures of lakes poster paper or other paper ...
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Grandfather's Journey (Allen Say), Lincoln: A Photo Biography (Russell Freedman), Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices (Paul Fleishman), Witness (Karen Hesse), and A Year Down Yonder (Richard Peck).
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