It began with a page: how Gyo Fujikawa drew the way

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Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers,
Pub. Date:
[2019]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
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"Gyo Fujikawa's iconic children's books are beloved all over the world. Now it's time for Gyo's story to be told--a story of artistic talent that refused to be constrained by rules or expectations. Growing up quiet and lonely at the beginning of the twentieth century, Gyo learned from her relatives the ways in which both women and Japanese people lacked opportunity. Her teachers and family believed in her and sent her to art school and later Japan, where her talent flourished. But while Gyo's career grew and led her to work for Walt Disney Studios, World War II began, and with it, her family's internment. But Gyo never stopped fighting--for herself, her vision, her family and her readers--and later wrote and illustrated the first children's book to feature children of different races interacting together."--
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9780062447623
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.9, 0.5 Points
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Last Grouping Update2020-02-21 16:29:43PM
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subject_facetBiographies
Fujikawa, Gyo -- Juvenile literature
Illustrators -- Juvenile literature
Illustrators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Japanese Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women artists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_displayIt began with a page : how Gyo Fujikawa drew the way
title_fullIt began with a page : how Gyo Fujikawa drew the way / words by Kyo Maclear ; pictures by Julie Morstad
title_shortIt began with a page
title_subhow Gyo Fujikawa drew the way
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Illustrators
Japanese Americans
Women artists