More Yarn! Gary D. Schmidt: Orbiting Jupiter Unravelled (Part 2)
Last week I shared the first part of our interview with Gary D. Schmidt talking about Orbiting Jupiter. This week we have the conclusion. Hear Gary talk about:
- his interpretation of the Orbiting Jupiter cover.
- his love of the typewriter.
- why Anita Silvey yelled at him.
- his admiration for the writing bravery of Kate DiCamillo.
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About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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