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Beautiful Blackbird

Read Aloud with Ashley Bryan

Event!! Beautiful Blackbird Children's Book Festival

Who is Ashley Bryan?

Author and illustrator Ashley Bryan is a Maine treasure. He has lived on Cranberry Island in Maine since the 1980's. He is an accomplished visual artist, a story-teller, a poet, performer and humanitarian. His work has been awarded the  Coretta Scott King–Virginia Hamilton Lifetime Achievement Award, Laura Ingals Wilder Medal, and the New York Public Library’s Literary Lions award. Throughout the United States and Africa, libraries, children’s rooms, and literary festivals are named for him. 

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Ms. Maura Bisogni | James O. Kaler Elementary School | 165 South Kelsey Street | South Portland, Maine | 04106 | Tel: 207-799-3214