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Ezra Jack Keats

Ezra Jack Keats (... who died in 1983, was one of the first people to create a realistic, friendly, authentically diverse urban setting in picture books for young children. His legacy lives on in the popularity of his most famous character, Peter -- the star of The Snowy Day, Whistle for Willie, Peter's Chair, A Letter to Amy, Goggles, and others.