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Charlotte Zolotow (born Charlotte Gertrude Shapiro June 26, 1915 in Norfolk, Virginia) is an American author, poet, editor, and publisher of many books for children (HarperCollins puts her number of "books for young audiences" at over seventy).
Total Books: 294
She has been published by more than 20 different houses (many of which she has outlasted). She was an editor, and later publisher, at Harper & Row, which was called Harper & Brothers when she began to work there and is now known as HarperCollins.
Among the many writers she edited are Paul Fleischman, Paul Zindel, Mary Rodgers, Robert Lipsyte, and Francesca Lia Block.
She is the mother of the writer Crescent Dragonwagon and poker tournament champion Stephen Zolotow. She was married to the late Maurice Zolotow from 1938 until their divorce in 1969. She lives in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York.