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2022 Auction Item: Nonfiction Picture Book Critique by Author Cynthia Levinson

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Item Description: Critique of one nonfiction picture book manuscript (up to 1800 words) with written notes by award-winning author Cynthia Levinson. The manuscript can be submitted until October 1, 2022

Cynthia Levinson writes (mostly) nonfiction books about social justice (mostly) for kids ages 5 and up. Her most recent publication, THE PEOPLE’S PAINTER, received five starred reviews and won the Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal. Previous books have earned recognition from NCTE, YALSA, the Jane Addams Award, the Jewish Book Council, the NAACP, and others.

Donated By: Cynthia Levinson

Starting Bid: $25

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