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Gary D. Schmidt

Gary D. Schmidt
Myrna Anderson

Gary D. Schmidt is a professor of English at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He received both a Newbery Honor and a Printz Honor for Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy and a Newbery Honor for The Wednesday Wars. He lives with his family on a 150-year-old farm in Alto, Michigan, where he splits wood, plants gardens, writes, and feeds the wild cats that drop by.

Gary D. Schmidt

So Tall Within

Written by Gary D. Schmidt; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

From celebrated author Gary D. Schmidt comes a picture book biography of a giant in the struggle for civil rights, perfectly pitched for readers today.

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Mara's Stories

Gary Schmidt
Square Fish
Square Fish

A testament to the power of stories, and how they may bring hope even in times of darkness.

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First Boy

Gary Schmidt
Square Fish
Square Fish

He was just a farm boy. Why was someone out to get him?

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