Larry Dane Brimner

Larry Dane Brimner is an award-winning author of more than 150 titles for young readers-fiction and nonfiction. His previous titles for Calkins Creek are "We Are One: The Story of Bayard Rustin, " winner of the Jane Addams Book Award and the Norman A. Sugarman Children's Biography Award, and "Birmingham Sunday", a NCTE Orbis Pictus honor book and a Jane Addams Children's honor book. He lives in Tucson, Arizona.