BOOKLight: Meet Author & Illustrator Melissa Sweet
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BOOKLight: Meet Author & Illustrator Melissa Sweet

Melissa Sweet has illustrated over a hundred books, many of which have won a number of prestigious awards such as the Caldecott honor, Sibert, Orbis Pictus, and the New York Times award. Melissa just completed her first chapter book biography, Some Writer!: The Story of E. B. White. She lives in Maine. “I’ve been making … Continue reading

Naomi C. Chase Lecture 2017: Meet Author & Illustrator Melissa Sweet
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Naomi C. Chase Lecture 2017: Meet Author & Illustrator Melissa Sweet

Author and Illustrator Melissa Sweet delivered the 2017 Naomi C. Chase lecture on Wednesday, April 12,  2017. Melissa has illustrated many award-winning books, including two Caldecott Honor books: A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams and The Right Word: Peter Mark Roget and His Thesaurus, both by Jen Bryant. She wrote and illustrated … Continue reading