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Sharon Creech


Children’s writer who won both American Newbery Medal as well as the Uk Carnegie Medal. Her most widely known functions consist of Walk Two Moons, Ruby Holler, and Like That Dog. Pursuing her university graduation, she trained literature and composing in both Britain and Switzerland. She released her 1st children’s book, Totally Normal Chaos, in britain in 1990. Walk Two Moons was released four years later on in america. She wrote many of her children’s functions, including Heartbeat and Like That Puppy, in verse. She and her four siblings was raised within the Cleveland, Ohio suburb of South Euclid. She wedded NJ educator Lyle Rigg, as well as the couple got two kids: Karin and Rob. Karen Hesse is definitely another woman Newbery Medal-winning writer.

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Full Name Sharon Creech
Date Of Birth July 29, 1945
Place Of Birth South Euclid, OH
Profession Children's Author
Education George Mason University, Hiram College
Nationality American
Children Rob Rigg, Karin Rigg
Parents Ann Creech, Arvel Creech
Siblings Dennis Creech, Thomas Creech, Douglas Creech, Sandy Creech
Awards John Newbery Medal, Carnegie Medal, Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award, Anne V. Zarrow Award for Young Readers' Literature
Star Sign Leo

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