Elizabeth Orton Jones

American children's illustrator and writer

1910   -   2005

country of citizenship: United States of America
language of expression: French
educated at: School of the Art Institute of Chicago, University of Chicago
occupation: writer, illustrator, children's writer
award received: Caldecott Medal

Elizabeth Orton Jones (June 25, 1910 – May 10, 2005) was an American illustrator and writer of children's books. She won the 1945 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration, recognizing Prayer for a Child, after being a runner-up one year earlier.
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Prayer for a Child

book by Rachel Field

author: Rachel Field
illustrator: Elizabeth Orton Jones


Big Susan

book by Elizabeth Orton Jones

author: Elizabeth Orton Jones


novel by Elizabeth Orton Jones

author: Elizabeth Orton Jones


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