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Lois Lenski (October 14, 1893 Springfield, Ohio - September 11, 1974) was a popular and prolific American writer of children's and young adult fiction.

One of her projects was a collection of regional novels about children across the United States. Titles in this series include her most famous work, Strawberry Girl, about a girl in Florida; Blue Ridge Billy, about a North Carolina youth living in rural Appalachia; Bayou Suzette, etc.

In 1946 she was awarded the Newbery Medal for Strawberry Girl.

For over fifty years Lois Lenski pursued her professional career as an illustrator and author of books for children. During that time she illustrated some fifty books for other authors, and wrote and illustrated nearly 100 of her own books. Lenski's writing included picture books and stories for very young children as well as intermediate works for older children and young adults. Although she wrote primarily prose, Lenski also published books of poetry, songs and plays for children. Lois Lenski's life is a unique balance of family and career. Her close family and small town upbringing provided a personal foundation and served as a strong influence in her writing and career.

Lois Lenski Elementary School in Centennial, Colorado is named after the famed author. The Lois Lenski Superstars are proud of their heritage.

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Total Books: 127
Bayou Suzette
Bayou Suzette (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780899668529
ISBN-10: 0899668526

The Betsy-Tacy Treasury
The Betsy-tacy Treasury (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060249199
ISBN-10: 0060249196
Genre: Children's Books
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Big Big Book of Mr Small
Big Big Book of Mr Small (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780679205432
ISBN-10: 0679205438

Big Book of Mr Small
Big Book of Mr Small (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780517463079
ISBN-10: 0517463075
Genre: Children's Books

Blue Ridge Billy
Blue Ridge Billy (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780397301201
ISBN-10: 0397301200
Genre: Children's Books

Bound Girl of Cobble Hill
Bound Girl of Cobble Hill (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780891906322
ISBN-10: 0891906320
Genre: Children's Books

City poems
City Poems (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780809824144
ISBN-10: 0809824140

Coal Camp Girl
Coal Camp Girl (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780397304448
ISBN-10: 0397304447

Cowboy Small
Cowboy Small (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780192795151
ISBN-10: 0192795155
Genre: Children's Books

Davy's Day
Davy's Day (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780192795168
ISBN-10: 0192795163
Genre: Children's Books

Debbie and her dolls
Debbie and Her Dolls [A Debbie book] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780809811595
ISBN-10: 0809811596

Debbie and her family
Debbie and Her Family (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780809811564
ISBN-10: 0809811561

Debbie and Her Grandma
Debbie and Her Grandma (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780192796448
ISBN-10: 0192796445
Genre: Children's Books

Debbie and her pets
Debbie and Her Pets [Her A Debbie book] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780809811861
ISBN-10: 0809811863

Debbie goes to nursery school
Debbie Goes to Nursery School [A Debbie book] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780809811618
ISBN-10: 0809811618

Debbie herself
Debbie Herself [Her A Debbie book] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780809811571
ISBN-10: 080981157X

Deer Valley Girl
Deer Valley Girl (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9789990370515
ISBN-10: 9990370516
Genre: Children's Books

A Dog Came to School
A Dog Came to School (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780192796196
ISBN-10: 0192796194
Genre: Children's Books

Dog Came to School
Dog Came to School (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780809810390
ISBN-10: 0809810395

The Easter Rabbit's Parade
The Easter Rabbit's Parade [Lois Lenski Books] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780375827488
ISBN-10: 037582748X
Genre: Children's Books

Flood Friday
Flood Friday (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781453258415
ISBN-10: 1453258418
Genre: Teen & Young Adult

The Little Auto [Lois Lenski Books] (Other)
The Little Family [Lois Lenski Books] (Other)