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Jan Spivey Gilchrist

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Photo: © Kelvin K. Gilchrist

About the Author

Jan Spivey Gilchrist has illustrated children’s books for over a quarter of a century. She illustrated the Coretta Scott King Award Book Nathaniel Talking and the Coretta Scott King Honor Book Night on Neighborhood Street, both by Eloise Greenfield. In 2000, she was inducted to the International Literary Hall of Fame for Writers of African Descent. Jan lives with her husband in a suburb of Chicago. See more of her work at

Books by Jan Spivey Gilchrist

Books by Jan Spivey Gilchrist published by Astra Publishing House

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