#290536 Overall Influence

James Marshall

American illustrator and writer of children's books


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

James Edward Marshall was an American illustrator and writer of children's books, probably best known for the George and Martha series of picture books . He illustrated books exclusively as James Marshall; when he created both text and illustrations he sometimes wrote as Edward Marshall. In 2007 the U.S. professional librarians posthumously awarded him the biennial Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal for "substantial and lasting contribution" to American children's literature.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

New England Conservatory of Music

Oldest independent school of music in the United States

San Antonio College

Southern Connecticut State University


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How’s this person influential?
#25721 World Rank