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ERIC Number: EJ670238
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0896-2693
Reaching Kids Where They Live: Appalachian Artist and Storyteller Paul Brett Johnson.
Worthington, Marianne
Now & Then, v20 n1 p31-34 Spr 2003
Author and illustrator of children's books Paul Brett Johnson draws on his Appalachian roots for inspiration. While growing up in Knott County, Kentucky, he was exposed to the oral tradition of Appalachian storytelling while listening to his grandfather tell fantastic tales. His use of humor, regional settings, and wise animals presented from a child's perspective have won him numerous awards. (TD)
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Language: English
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