Leonard S. Marcus

Leonard S. Marcus
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Leonard S. Marcus is one of the world’s leading writers about children’s books and the people who create them. His own award-winning books include Randolph Caldecott: The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing; Listening for Madeleine: A Portrait of Madeleine L'Engle in Many Voices; Dear Genius: The Letters of Ursula Nordstrom; Minders of Make Believe; and The Annotated Phantom Tollbooth. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.


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Leonard Marcus talks to AAP's What Are You Reading? campaign

Leonard Marcus, author of the forthcoming Listening to Madeleine, talked to the AAP's What Are You Reading? campaign for Banned Books Week — at Book Expo America Javits Center.

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Listening for Madeleine

Leonard S. Marcus
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Madeleine L'Engle is perhaps best recognized as the author of A Wrinkle in Time, the enduring milestone work of fantasy fiction that won the 1963 John Newbery...


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Randolph Caldecott: The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing

Leonard S. Marcus
Frances Foster Books

Randolph Caldecott is best known as the namesake of the award that honors picture book illustrations, and in this inventive biography, leading children’s...


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