The Big Orange Splot

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Scholastic, Jan 1, 1977 - 30 pages
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User Review  - Lynn Cansler - Goodreads

This has to be one of my all time favorite books! It's about being yourself and not caving to pressure to conform. The simple actions of one person can have a ripple effect to many others. Read full review

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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

"The Big Orange Splot" has just been selected as the "Book of the Decade" by every Homeowners Association on earth! Yeah, right. Read lots of the reviews stating this was a book about "diversity", I ... Read full review

About the author (1977)

Author, illustrator, and radio commentator Daniel M. Pinkwater was born in Memphis Tennessee on November 15, 1941. He is trained as an artist and attended Bard College. In 1969, he wrote and illustrated his first book, The Terrible Roar. Since then he has written over 50 books for children, young adults, and adults. He is also a commentator on National Public Radio's All Things Considered and regularly reviews children's books on Weekend Edition Saturday. While he has illustrated many of his works, his most recent ones have been illustrated by his wife Jill Pinkwater.

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