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Don Tate Awarded 2016 Illumine Award for Children’s Literature

Don Tate, author/illustrator of POET: THE REMARKABLE STORY OF GEORGE MOSES HORTON and illustrator of many books, including WHOOSH: LONNIE JOHNSON'S SUPER-SOAKING STREAM OF INVENTIONS and THE AMAZING AGE OF JOHN ROY LYNCH, will be honored with the 2016 Illumine Award for children's literature at The Austin Public Library Friends Foundation's Annual Gala, Illumine. Illumine recognizes members of the Austin community for outstanding literary achievement. The gala will be held on Nov. 11, 2016. Click here for more information. Congratulations, Don!